Blog Heap o'Transport Links 23 June 2009

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Blog-Heap links regarding transportation and related infrastructure,
also energy, because it takes energy to transport,
and virtuality, because telepresence saves on transpresence.


Buzz Aldrin's journey from moon to alcoholism Tue 2009 Jun 23, 4:07pm

In "Magnificent Desolation" Buzz Aldrin recounts his experience — from takeoff to splashdown — in breathtaking detail, and his harrowing return to normal life after the moon mission, when the astronaut battled depression and alcoholism.

Transport Disaster

9 fatalities confirmed in D.C. Metro train crash Tue 2009 Jun 23, 3:47pm

Nine fatalities have been confirmed in the worst accident in the history of Washington's Metro subway system, authorities said Tuesday morning... Among the dead was the operator of the train that crashed into the stopped train...