GeekWire: Elon Musk hails Hyperloop teams – and touts the tunnel he’ll be boring at SpaceX

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This GeekWire article mentions the UW-Madison Badgerloop team, which includes many engineering students.

Three student teams got through the engineering gauntlet and sent their Hyperloop pods through a mile-long tube to test a new mode of transportation today. The pod races were the climax of this weekend’s first-ever Hyperloop competition – hosted by SpaceX at its headquarters in Hawthorne, Calif., and backed by SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, who came up with the Hyperloop concept in 2013. More…