L.A. to Frisco in 30 minutes? Sounds a little like a pipe dream. Or maybe a tube is more like it. That’s the premise behind the “Hyperloop,” a travel system that’s twice as fast as an airplane, cheaper than a bullet train, completely self-powered, immune to weather and would never crash.
Penny and Phil talked about the “Hyperloop” on L.A,’s Morning News with Brian Merchant, senior editor at Motherboard.com: