World’s longest tunnel opens in Switzerland

World’s longest tunnel opens in Switzerland

French President François Hollande joined other European leaders for the inauguration of the world’s longest tunnel, which officially opened in Switzerland on Wednesday. The 57 km-long Gotthard Base Tunnel, which cuts through the Swiss Alps, is set to slash journey times when it goes fully operational at the end of this year, with around 300 […]

The Great Train Story at Chicago Museum of Science and Industry

The Great Train Story at Chicago Museum of Science and Industry

The Great Train Story is one of the world’s largest HO scale model railroads display located in the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, the US. The 3,500 square foot model depicts the story of modern day rail transportation in a 3,550 km journey from Seattle, Washington through several plains states en route to […]