Artistic photograph of Maryland's Bay Bridge and the word Maryland where each letter illustrates a concept associated with the state

Maryland Day 2022

Topics: Culture | History | Holiday | Northeast Maglev

Celebrating Maryland's Rich History, March 25 commemorates the formal founding of the colony of Maryland with European’s first landfall back in 1634. Maryland Day has been designated as a day to be devoted to the study of Maryland history. Since the state is home to our headquarters, we’re taking some time to celebrate some of … Continued
Stylized photograph of the superconducting maglev with a title reading, we're turning 12 - happy anniversary

Celebrating 12 Years

Topics: Culture | History | Northeast Maglev

We're Celebrating 12 Years of Working to Change Transportation in the U.S. March 12, 2022 marks 12 years for the team working to bring the world's most advanced transportation system to the United States. As we continue to look forward to the day when we can ride the superconducting maglev between the major metropolitan areas … Continued
Artistic image of Black Americans influential in the railroad industry

5 Black American Rail Pioneers

5 Black American Pioneers and their contributions to the development and innovations of rail transportation Over the last three centuries, Black Americans have contributed significantly to the development and innovation of rail transportation in the United States. Often overlooked, Black Americans have labored to expand our rail system, make railroad technology safer, help trains operate more … Continued
An illustration of Dr. Gordon Danby, developer of the patent for the superconducting maglev

National S.T.E.A.M. Day and Dr. Gordon Danby

Happy S.T.E.A.M. Day and Happy Birthday Dr. Gordon Danby! The concepts involved in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (S.T.E.A.M.) are all around us, and learning about them happens naturally every day as children explore, play, and try new things. Encouraging curiosity and exploration helps children learn skills that will result in a lifetime of … Continued