All rights reserved by xdroo - Future EcoVillage - text by xdroo: "Mega Village 2108 In the near future new materials like carbon nano tubes make new kinds of buildings possible. 50 times stronger and many times lighter than steel. This mega village houses half a million people. With a very small footprint and the majority of travel in and out done by air, this building has very little negative impact in the surrounding environment."
Now that the media kerfuffle surrounding Elon Musk's Hyperloop transit system proposal has settled down to a dull roar, it's a good time to step back and consider in detail some of the real innovations and difficult issues raised thorugh analysis of the 57-page Hyperloop plan.
Some years before the mass hysteria of the Salem Witch Trials (in the late 17th Century) one hapless woman, working as a midwife and healer, was put to death for witchcraft. Hers was the second execution of its type in the New World and the first in the Massachusetts Colony.