CHICAGO (CBS) —  A Northwestern student is part of an international group trying to improve the ride for those using public transportation during the pandemic.

They call it the “future bus.”

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The whole side is a door, so you can get on and off without walking through the bus. The seat direction alternates and there are dividers.

The fabric is anti-microbial and the handles sanitize themselves.

Future bus is already having an effect: It won the top prize at a design competition.

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Maybe you’ll see it one day at a CTA stop near you.

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