The Past sure had some good ideas about the future. I still want my jet pack though. Thanks to VSL for the tip!
It's about time. Now if they only would do it for subways too. And maybe people can be trained not to walk down into the subway when they see people coming up (don't they know a train has just arrived and left the station?!).
The history of Maglevs is pretty darn fascinating. Did you know they could go up to 4000 mph! They were invented in 1902! Why do we have to wait for them to come to our city? We'd like to write a much longer post, but the Maglev Wiki is pretty swell.