• Larry Page once led a Google project that would shoot bicyclists 35 miles down a glass tube, from its headquarters to San Francisco

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Larry Page once led a project at Google called 'Heliox,' which aimed to create a Hyperloop-style plastic tube that would use a mixture of gases to propel bicyclists down a track, according to a Bloomberg report .
    The tube was meant to be positioned hundreds of feet in the air, and would stretch 35 miles - from Google's office in Mountain View to San Francisco.
    The project never came to fruition, but it's a good example of the sometimes far-fetched ideas that Page has been known to pursue at the company he cofounded.
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