When the future looks dim, consider the Hyperloop, that pneumatic transport that zings people and packages around like checks at a drive-through banking module.
Will the future look this clean? Will it move this fast? This conveniently? No barriers. No walls. Just a couple clicks and your pod is reserved, and then you’re off, traveling the 97 miles between Dubai and Abu Dhabi in a mere 12 minutes. Forget the normal two hours it’d take by car — and that’s without traffic and stops.
That Musk and co. are over budget by about $41 million per mile makes us glad the UAE decided to go first.