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Engineering Possibilities or Foolish Dreams

Dragon

Cyburbian
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What does the throbbing brain think? Which of these , if any, might see daylight in the future (other then the Islands, which is in the construction phase)?
 

Gedunker

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They can build the trans-Atlantic maglev if they like -- but they ain't gettin' old 'dunker in no floating tube under the sea. Uh-uh. No way. :-D
 

ludes98

Cyburbian
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I think that Yucca Mountain will happen.

That island thing was nuts. How about that guy at the end:
In Europe or America it would take 10 years of planning and studies to do something like this. But in Dubai it's the other way around. We just do it as we go."
Uh that might be because you are impacting the ocean floor, tides, coastal sea life, etc.
 
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