With all the debates on Metro's governance, funding, and delays, we can sometimes forget that Metro can also be cool-looking.

This time-lapse video was put together by Benjamin Carver as part of a longer video from the Department of Homeland Security on securing surface transportation. It features footage from the Woodley Park and Gallery Place-Chinatown stations as well as Union Station, and was all shot in a single day.

Anything you notice watching a sped-up Metro?