Elon Musk wants to create a new mode of transportation, which he calls Hyperloop, and is crowdsourcing the design of it (and doing it “open source”) through SpaceX. (A Cornell team is in the final round of about 30 teams and are currently building the pod.)
“Two years after the Tesla CEO crowdsourced the idea for the Hyperloop, his dream of a ‘fifth mode’ of transportation is quickly and quietly becoming a reality, but what’s his endgame?”
More at the Wall Street Journal.
(Contributor: Kelly O’Shaughnessy)