Now there’s a transportation solution for you, but if one of our societal goals is to encourage health / physical activity, I wonder how many METS are expending doing this vs. simply walking down the steps?

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Dutch Railway Installs a Slide To Get To The Train

It’s officially called a ‘transfer accelerator’ by Dutch railway maintenance company ProRail, but everyone else would say it’s a slide. An awesome slide. Installed next to a stairway at the newly renovated railway station Overvecht in the city of Utrecht, the slide offers travellers the opportunity to quickly reach the railway tracks when they’re in a hurry. 

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via The Pop-Up City

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