Amtrak vs snow, in slow-mo

An Amtrak train pulls into a station somewhere up east. The only problem? The tracks are already occupied by snow, piled a good six inches higher than the platform itself. Commuter Nick Colvin knows what's about to happen and has his iPhone set to record slow-mo footage, but as he writes, there was "a more spectacular arrival than expected."

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  1. So many people who don't understand volume or kinetic energy.

  2. I like how people watching it through their phone screens are completely detached from reality.
    "Well, this is just happening on the screen, not to me"

  3. It sorta reminds me of the climax of 1976's Silver _Streak.

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