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The cars on the train from Warsaw to Lviv have to be lifted off their wheels and set down on new wheels to accommodate the narrow gauge tracks the Czars laid to keep invaders out. It takes three hours to "change trains" at Przemysl.

The ability of engineers to craft solutions for problems that most of us would never even dream of, like this one, is one of the things that makes history so compelling. Thanks for sharing that with us, Joe. 

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