Trains are coming back in popularity! They never left popularity in places like Chicago. But now their value is being realized again the world over. Why? Because they are more inexpensive as a means of shipping then are trucks at this time. They are becoming more efficient and with the cost of fuel they save companies money in shipping. My husband, the train nerd, will be thrilled because trains are going to continue to be around a long, long time. They are calling it the “revival of the railroad age”. Read more in this great article by Betsy Morris.