Thursday, December 14, 2006 at 6:13 pm

Freshtopia Takes the Long Train

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Here’s a short, three-minute video on the pleasures of rail travel that comes from Freshtopia, a team of environmental videobloggers. Environmentalists have long touted rail travel as an environmentally preferable alternative, especially in comparison with the huge amount of CO2 generated by air travel. As if you needed another reason.

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  • Hi, hope you like the show!
    We had a wonderful time on that trip, and I think train travel now is officially my favorite form of transportation.

    We edited that version of the movie down to 3 minutes for treehugger.com, but the original was around ten minutes. We had to cut a lot out to fit treehugger’s format, and I’m afraid some really beautiful shots had to go. If you’d like to see the full version it’s on our website at Freshtopia.net here:
    http://freshtopia.net/vlog/?p=82

    Best,
    Oscar
    Director, http://www.freshtopia.net