Elon Musk tweets that the Boring Company’s first tunnel is set to open on December 10

The Joe Rogan Podcast/YouTube Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said on Twitter on Sunday that his Boring Company, which aims to lower the cost of building high-speed transit tunnels, has almost completed its first tunnel.  The tunnel will open on December 10, and reportedly run under Hawthorne in the Los Angeles area. Musk has […]

Authorities say they found an alleged drug smuggling tunnel to Mexico in the kitchen of a former KFC

Border and Customs Patrol/KYMA-DT/CNN Authorities say they found a drug smuggling tunnel leading to Mexico in the kitchen of a former KFC. The tunnel is reportedly 8 inches in diameter, 22 feet deep, and about 600 feet long. Officers believe that people were using a rope to transport the drugs back and forth, according to reports. […]

Russia tests new manned space capsule in hypersonic wind tunnel (VIDEO)

The future Russian spacecraft, set to replace tried and trusted Soyuz, has been tested in a hypersonic wind tunnel. The capsule will not be protected by a fairing during launch and requires refining of its shape and composition. The spacecraft, called PTK Federation, has been meticulously developed during the past decade. It is being designed […]

Watch a Tesla Model X zoom inside a Boring Company tunnel

Someday, The Boring Company’s tunnels could become a busy network of passenger-carrying shuttles, private vehicles and bicycles trying to dodge traffic. But right now, its existing tunnel under LA is pretty ahem boring — save for a short moment last week when the company tested its vehicle transportation platform using a Tesla, that is. Sure, […]

Watch a Tesla Model X zoom inside a Boring Company tunnel

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Elon Musk talks proof-of-concept tunnel parallel to the 405 in Los Angeles

Enlarge / Elon Musk speaking to a crowd in Los Angeles On Thursday evening in Los Angeles, Tesla, SpaceX, and Boring Company CEO Elon Musk laid out plans for The Boring Company to start building longer tunnels under the city. The first step? A 2.7 mile north-south test tunnel parallel to one of the city’s […]

An inside look at how Sweden is building the world’s second-longest tunnel

Nowhere to be seen: Stockholm’s E4 bypass will tunnel under the straits of its archipelago. (credit: Karlheinz Woschee) Stockholm is a city known for its waterways. Founded on an archipelago of some thirty thousand islands, bodies of water are rarely more than a stone’s throw away in the Swedish capital. An appreciation for lakes, rivers, […]

Lionel Messi, Cesc Fabregas and Luis Suarez swap shirts in tunnel after Barcelona draw

Lionel Messi was on target during the Champions League Round of 16 clash against Chelsea last night, earning Barcelona a 1-1 draw with a late strike after Andreas Christensen’s error. The Argentinian forward had not scored in eight previous matches against the Blues but finally managed to break his duck with 15 minutes of the […]