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Retro: Tunneling Under the Alps (Full Video Report)

Photo: Satellite image of Switzerland in October 2002 (22-10-2002). Cropped image, original taken from NASA’s Visible Earth http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view_rec.php?id=4464

From youtube uploaded by CivilDigital

Published on Feb 21, 2012

To most of the world, the majestic Alps present a scene of wonder. But to European merchants and truckers, they present a troublesome and costly roadblock. Enter the ambitious AlpTransit Tunnel.