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The 10 Types of People on the LIRR

Every weekday morning hundreds of thousands of Long Islanders take the Long Island Rail Road to New York City for work.  Travelers as far as close as Woodside and as far as Montauk make their daily commute to the city to work and then make the return commute 8 hours later.  1,492 more words

Miscellaneous

BOOM: North America's Explosive Oil-By-Rail Problem

On July 6, 2013, a train hauling two million gallons of crude oil exploded in the Canadian town of Lac-Megantic, killing 47 people. It took two days to put out the fire and devastated the small community. 159 more words

Environment

Into the tunnel

Verde valley rail road, in Clarkdale Az.

One of my favorite quotes that seem’s fitting here is: It’s not the destination, its the journey.

Arizona

Snowshoeing Beside the Railway Bed

This is the best kind of winter day!  It might be colder than comfortable, but the sun’s rays are strong.  Everything is blue and white, but an incredible number of shades.  89 more words

Alberta