'It's a barf ride': High-speed train tipped to get commuters from Sydney to Melbourne in just 55 minutes 'would make everyone on board vomit'
A high-speed train propelling commuters from Sydney to Melbourne in under an hour would make everyone on board throw up, experts say.
The Hyperloop railway system has faced serious criticism since its inception in 2013 from mathematics researcher Alon Levy who claims travelling at 1,200 kilometres per hour would leave passengers severely motion sick.
'It's not transportation; it's a barf ride,' he wrote in Pedestrian Observations.
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The researcher, from Sweden's Royal Institute of Technology, told the ABC that every time the train-like pods navigated a bend commuters... read more
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