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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Homeless camp beside freeway causes controversy after going up in flamesthey have food and shelter, but not on the cliff,” said Hauser. According to t
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 5 hours ago
they have food and shelter, but not on the cliff,” said Hauser. According to the county assessor, the land is owned by Union Pacific Railroad. NewsChannel 3 reporter Alex Biston reached out to Union Pacific who said they are looking into the... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Colorado woman gets away unharmed after train rolls over herand didn’t hear the train approaching. The woman did not want to be assessed b
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 6 hours ago
and didn’t hear the train approaching. The woman did not want to be assessed by medical crews, so very little is known about her or the reason for her behavior. Recommended Stories For You Lurvey was not sure whether she was cited by Union Pacif... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Woman gets away unharmed after train rolls over herthe woman had earphones in and didn't hear the train approaching. The woman di
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
the woman had earphones in and didn't hear the train approaching. The woman did not want to be assessed by medical crews, so very little is known about her or the reason for her behavior. Lurvey was not sure whether she was cited by Union Pac... Read more
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The Columbian
Coal company, railroads line up against Spokane measureare Utah-based Lighthouse Resources, which owns several coal mines in Wyoming a
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
are Utah-based Lighthouse Resources, which owns several coal mines in Wyoming and Montana, as well as BNSF Railway and Union Pacific railroad. The citizens group supporting the initiative has raised about $6,000, mostly from individual... Read more
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The Mercury News
Crude-by-rail project opponents claim victory as refinery drops lawsuitpossibly of the heavy, tar sands variety, from out of state on 80-car trains vi
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
possibly of the heavy, tar sands variety, from out of state on 80-car trains via a 1.3-mile rail spur connecting with the Union Pacific mainline. The company promptly sued in San Luis Obispo County Superior Court, arguing that the county staff... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Tax is considered the last chance for some Garfield County historical societiestheir doors without the tax dollars. The Glenwood Railroad Museum is in partic
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
their doors without the tax dollars. The Glenwood Railroad Museum is in particular peril, as the owner of its building, Union Pacific Railroad, is looking to dramatically increase the museum’s rent. Patrick Thrasher, manager of the railroad... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Coal company, railroads line up against Spokane measureare Utah-based Lighthouse Resources, which owns several coal mines in Wyoming a
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
are Utah-based Lighthouse Resources, which owns several coal mines in Wyoming and Montana, as well as BNSF Railway and Union Pacific railroad. The citizens group supporting the initiative has raised about $6,000, mostly from individual... Read more
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ABC Montana
Coal company, railroads line up against Spokane measureare Utah-based Lighthouse Resources, which owns several coal mines in Wyoming a
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
are Utah-based Lighthouse Resources, which owns several coal mines in Wyoming and Montana, as well as BNSF Railway and Union Pacific railroad. The citizens group supporting the initiative has raised about $6,000, mostly from individual... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Check out weekend flooding photos from ElmhurstCreek the morning of Oct. 15. The detention area in a former section of Golden
My Suburban Life / Posted 2 days ago
Creek the morning of Oct. 15. The detention area in a former section of Golden Meadows Park, near Interstate 290 and the Union Pacific railroad, holds a substantial amount of rainwater at about 2 p.m. Oct. 14. Storms Oct. 14 bring 6.75 inches of... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Woman falls asleep on railroad tracks 
near Whitewater, gets rude awakeningthat as a result, very little is known about her or the reason behind her behav
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
that as a result, very little is known about her or the reason behind her behavior. Lurvey said she was questioned by a Union Pacific agent, and Lurvey was not sure whether she had been cited by Union Pacific for her actions. Union Pacific... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Expert: Unguarded rail crossing in Le Mars a 'death trap'With her view of the tracks partially blocked by Lally's Eastside Restaurant, 1
Sioux City Journal / Posted 3 days ago
With her view of the tracks partially blocked by Lally's Eastside Restaurant, 125 Plymouth St. NE, she failed to see the Union Pacific train in time. The southbound engine collided with the trailer, dragging it about 100-feet until the train came... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
This Week in History for the week of Oct. 15-21She praised Hach workers for "proving that Americans can make good quality prod
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
She praised Hach workers for "proving that Americans can make good quality products." • An assistant train master with Union Pacific talked to students from Truscott Elementary School about safety on the tracks that they crossed near their... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Train hits, injures rail-tie walker in Little Rockthe pedestrian has a broken arm and her injuries are not believed to be life-th
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
the pedestrian has a broken arm and her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. Jeff DeGraff, a spokesman for Union Pacific Railroad, said the pedestrian was walking on the railroad ties between two tracks but was still in the oncoming... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Railroads, officials discuss concernssummit” that stretched over six hours at the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
summit” that stretched over six hours at the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center in Stevenson, railroad officials from Union Pacific (on the Oregon side of the Columbia River), and BNSF (on the Washington side), met with local mayors, county... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Family wants answers after Texas mother is killed on train tracksassault at Bar 23 at about 2:15 a.m. A person was transported to the hospital.
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
assault at Bar 23 at about 2:15 a.m. A person was transported to the hospital. In a police report, it states that a Union Pacific train conductor spotted a woman on the tracks with her head in her lap. They blew their air horn and she did... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Union Pacific Freight Train Derails Near San Antonio Winery in Lincoln HeightsInvestigators are trying to determine what caused a Union Pacific freight train
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
Investigators are trying to determine what caused a Union Pacific freight train to derail in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles early Friday morning. Officials investigate a train derailment in Lincoln Heights on Oct. 13, 2017. (Credit:... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Investigation Underway After Freight Train DerailsAuthorities are investigating the cause of a derailed Union Pacific freight tra
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
Authorities are investigating the cause of a derailed Union Pacific freight train in Lincoln Heights after five rail cars carrying automobiles derailed early Friday. The derailment was reported at approximately 4:10 a.m. in the 700 block of South... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Trains thru area could easily doublecars. Assuming trains don’t get any longer, both train and truck traffic conne
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
cars. Assuming trains don’t get any longer, both train and truck traffic connected with intermodal operations at the Union Pacific Railroad intermodal yard nestled between Manteca and Lathrop as well as the Santa Fe Railroad intermodal yard... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Harvard police investigating 2 burglariesAyer St., reported that someone had entered the business and removed undisclose
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Ayer St., reported that someone had entered the business and removed undisclosed items. Later that day, an employee of the Union Pacific Railroad, 1 N. Ayer St., reported that someone had gained entry to a workshop area on the property and removed... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Railroad workers who are tired of stalled negotiations picket for higher wages and better healthcarelosing money every year, I mean they’re taking money out of our pocket pretty m
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 6 days ago
losing money every year, I mean they’re taking money out of our pocket pretty much," Trahern added. Fox 4 reached out to Union Pacific for their side, but the company said they cannot comment public ally about ongoing union contract negoti... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Grier served the railroad for 42 yearsAfter a 42-year career with the Southern Pacific Railroad (later Union Pacific)
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
After a 42-year career with the Southern Pacific Railroad (later Union Pacific), longtime Marion resident and train conductor Farris Grier had a golfer’s dream retirement — spending evenings in the back pasture of his Guadalupe County ranch, dodging... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Ross DeVol Joins Walton Fellows ProgramInsight Inc.; as director of economic planning at CSX; as an economist at Chase
Arkansas Business / Posted 7 days ago
Insight Inc.; as director of economic planning at CSX; as an economist at Chase Econometrics and as an economic analyst at Union Pacific. He is an appointee to California Treasurer John Chiang's Council of Economic Advisors, as well as a former... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
For the Record for October 11, 2017& Rescue. The four transients had been asleep when their warming fire somehow s
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
& Rescue. The four transients had been asleep when their warming fire somehow started the surrounding grass on fire. The Union Pacific Railroad had to stop train traffic for about 30 minutes while the fire was being put out. A welfare check was... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Things to do in Logan County -- Oct. 11-15After Dark Date Night At the Museum Twilight Tour — 5:30 p.m., Downtown Sterlin
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
After Dark Date Night At the Museum Twilight Tour — 5:30 p.m., Downtown Sterling. Starts at old City Hall, stops include Union Pacific Railroad Train Depot, Simkins Parlour and a couple "Mystery" stops. Must be age 21 or older. Tickets required.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Preserving Indian shellmounds is subtheme in Berkeley on Indigenous Peoples Daya block that is part of the city-landmarked West Berkeley Shellmound site. Boun
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
a block that is part of the city-landmarked West Berkeley Shellmound site. Bounded by Fourth Street, University Avenue, the Union Pacific railroad tracks and Hearst Avenue, the site, across Fourth Street from Spenger’s Fresh Fish Grotto, currently... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Union Pacific train strikes abandoned car on SW SideA Union Pacific train struck an abandoned car that was left on the tracks on th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
A Union Pacific train struck an abandoned car that was left on the tracks on the Southwest Side. The train struck the car around 3:15 a.m. near Quintana Road and Southwest Loop 410, according to police. No one was inside the vehicle at the time of... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Industrial success in Illinois town of RochelleNippon Sharyo, Boise Cascade, Tyson Foods, and Hormel. The town is also home to
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
Nippon Sharyo, Boise Cascade, Tyson Foods, and Hormel. The town is also home to a 1,200-acre intermodal rail park run by Union Pacific, a shipping point that often sends goods to the Pacific Rim. Now Rochelle is going after an eye-popping grand... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Moy joins Revenue as strategy, communications directorfor the St. Louis Region, Carrollton Bank, The Home Depot, Energizer Max brands
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
for the St. Louis Region, Carrollton Bank, The Home Depot, Energizer Max brands, Transentric — a wholly owned subsidiary of Union Pacific, King Safety Products and Medicine Shoppe Pharmacies, to name a few. Moy is a Jacksonville, Illinois, native.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Woman passed out on tracks killed when struck by a train on Northeast Sidewas taken to Brooke Army Medical Center in critical condition. The woman later
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
was taken to Brooke Army Medical Center in critical condition. The woman later died at the hospital, according to police. Union Pacific are assisting police in the investigation. Walzem Road at I-35 was shut down for several hours following the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Unique project issues extend Evans street closureis complete, according to Ditesco Project Manager Bill Renz, work remains on 42
Greeley Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
is complete, according to Ditesco Project Manager Bill Renz, work remains on 42nd Street. There, workers must cross beneath Union Pacific Railroad and U.S. 85. The traditional method of excavating and shoring is not an option because railroad... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Barrington man dies from injuries after Metra train crash in Barrington Hillsto cross in the wrong spot or disoriented driving down the railroad tracks,” Co
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
to cross in the wrong spot or disoriented driving down the railroad tracks,” Covelli said. The crash caused delays on the Union Pacific Northwest line for several hours Sept. 27. Wagner is survived by his wife of 50 years, Barbara Jean, and three... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Wheaton moves ahead with plans for relocated downtown plazaofficials have to revise plans to improve Martin Memorial Plaza in downtown Whe
My Suburban Life / Posted 8 days ago
officials have to revise plans to improve Martin Memorial Plaza in downtown Wheaton because of restrictions put in place by Union Pacific and the Illinois Commerce Commission. "The current lease that's in place does have limitations on the design,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man struck, killed by train in BudaMonday night, police said. Buda police said they were called to an area along
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 days ago
Monday night, police said. Buda police said they were called to an area along Garison Road for a reported crash between a Union Pacific train and a pedestrian around 9:55 p.m. Oct. 9. The pedestrian, identified Tuesday as Ian Antonellis, was... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
All aboard: officers to monitor crossings while on trainas they partner with a railroad to make crossings safer. The Paragould Police
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 8 days ago
as they partner with a railroad to make crossings safer. The Paragould Police Department states they are teaming up with Union Pacific on Wednesday for U.S. Rail Safety Week. As part of Union Pacific's Crossing Accident Reduction Education and... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Oak Street railroad crossing to close Oct. 16the Oak Street railroad crossing will be closed beginning Oct. 16. CRYSTAL LAK
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
the Oak Street railroad crossing will be closed beginning Oct. 16. CRYSTAL LAKE – Commuters who take Oak Street across the Union Pacific railroad tracks will have to take a different route from Oct. 16 through Oct. 25. Union Pacific has scheduled... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Portraits of the Past: Weldon Valley fights dam foolishness, part 1Pierre Shale." In July 1948, $26 million was approved for the dam. Some of thi
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 9 days ago
Pierre Shale." In July 1948, $26 million was approved for the dam. Some of this money would be needed to relocate the Union Pacific Railroad tracks and Highway 144. The go-ahead was given for the Narrows project, and construction of the dam... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
News Tribune staff nets 22 awards at MPA conferencedescribing another April 2016 incident where local emergency personnel rescued
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
describing another April 2016 incident where local emergency personnel rescued a couple who had fallen off a cliff near the Union Pacific Railroad. Former HER Magazine editor Shelley Gabert earned second place in the Magazine/Alternative... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Woman passed out on tracks killed when struck by a train on Northeast Sidewas taken to Brooke Army Medical Center in critical condition. The woman later
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
was taken to Brooke Army Medical Center in critical condition. The woman later died at the hospital, according to police. Union Pacific are assisting police in the investigation. Walzem Road at I-35 was shut down for several hours following the... Read more
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The Mercury News
New gas tax funds to pay for Highway 85 pavingInterstate 880 as you wrote on Wednesday, well, that train will never reach the
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
Interstate 880 as you wrote on Wednesday, well, that train will never reach the station. Southern Pacific was acquired by Union Pacific many years ago. Now we know why you are not known as Mr. Railshow. A: I deserve that slap for this and for... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Latest Finke Theatre improvement project completedproject to improve the exterior of the historic Finke Theatre has been complete
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
project to improve the exterior of the historic Finke Theatre has been completed. This project began with a grant from the Union Pacific Railroad, which was to be used to improve the outside of the 130-year-old building. Since the renovations... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Eighth Street link tops city’s project listcity also expects to file with the federal Surface Transportation Board to aban
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 10 days ago
city also expects to file with the federal Surface Transportation Board to abandon the easternmost section of the Union Pacific Railroad's side track, known as the wye. Second and third on the priority list are a combination of projects... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Affordable Housing to Be Built at BART’s Coliseum Stationfor the city. Presently there are 20 spaces in a small spit of land next to the
NBC Bay Area / Posted 11 days ago
for the city. Presently there are 20 spaces in a small spit of land next to the old lot that the city bought from Union Pacific, he said. "When construction is completed, there will probably be 100 spaces" for BART riders, Gallegos said.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Ground broken on affordable housing at BART's Coliseum stationfor the city. Presently there are 20 spaces in a small spit of land next to the
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
for the city. Presently there are 20 spaces in a small spit of land next to the old lot that the city bought from Union Pacific, he said. "When construction is completed, there will probably be 100 spaces" for BART riders, Gallegos said.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Environment: Long-planned East Bay Greenway nears new milestonedetermine exactly where the path should run between the Lake Merritt and South
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
determine exactly where the path should run between the Lake Merritt and South Hayward BART stations; negotiate with Union Pacific Railroad to possibly buy track lines or land for the path; and identify ways to fund the project. “It’s really... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Amtrak Operators Consider New Sacramento Stops including Midtown, Natomaspoint, we have just been asked to study the feasibility of additional passenger
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 13 days ago
point, we have just been asked to study the feasibility of additional passenger service on the Sacramento Subdivision,” Union Pacific spokesperson Justin Jacobs said. Union Pacific owns the lines Amtrak would use. “Until that study is... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Family tales unfold at the Old Tehachapi CemeteryThe patriarch, Jeremiah Shields, was an Irish immigrant, born in 1844 and who c
Tehachapi News / Posted 13 days ago
The patriarch, Jeremiah Shields, was an Irish immigrant, born in 1844 and who came to California working the line of the Union Pacific Railroad. His was a rags-to-riches American success story. He married Catherine of Sacramento in 1873 and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley rail service is an old idea whose time has come againtracks are in place, the authority will need to to obtain state funding for upg
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
tracks are in place, the authority will need to to obtain state funding for upgrades and negotiate right-of-ways with Union Pacific. San Joaquin-Sacramento rail advocates will be competing with projects from around the state. We urge them to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Woman dead after car hit by Metra train in Norwood ParkFire Department’s Twitter account. No one else was in the car and no one on the
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Fire Department’s Twitter account. No one else was in the car and no one on the train was injured. The train involved was Union Pacific Northwest Line No. 650, due in to Chicago at 4:59 p.m., according to Metra. The train was stopped near the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Elon Musk wants to colonize Mars with SpaceX but has yet to explain how people will survive therecame from his IAC 2016 talk, when Musk compared Mars to California in the early
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
came from his IAC 2016 talk, when Musk compared Mars to California in the early US, and said SpaceX is trying to build the Union Pacific Railroad. "Once that transport system is built, then there's a tremendous opportunity for anyone who wants to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Elon Musk wants to colonize Mars with SpaceX but has yet to explain how people will survive therecame from his IAC 2016 talk, when Musk compared Mars to California in the early
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
came from his IAC 2016 talk, when Musk compared Mars to California in the early US, and said SpaceX is trying to build the Union Pacific Railroad. "Once that transport system is built, then there's a tremendous opportunity for anyone who wants to... Read more
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