Sunday, December 28, 2008

Inertia

For energy. And for development patterns. How do you stop a moving freight train with your bare hands?

3 comments:

njh said...

How do you stop a moving freight train with your bare hands?

Apply the brake. (Unless it's a Japanese Railways freight train, in which case it's take off the white gloves, then apply the brake)

Dave Murphy said...

So the rest of the world is going to become a giant suburb... The fact that "American dream" style suburban developments are going on in wicked overcrowded places like China tickles me. It's like we're laying an economic time bomb down for them.

Alon Levy said...

Since when is China overcrowded?