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Wednesday, November 7, 2007
A Better Way to Travel
Believe it or not, trains use one fifth the energy of cars and planes. They also run in bad weather. Yet the use of trains in the United States has rapidly declined since the 1960s. Why has the use of trains in the U. S. become obsolete? Other counties use them just fine. It is time for Americans to revive this method of transportation. You can always rely on a train in bad weather, and there is no traffic either.