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Highway Forced to Install Mile Marker 68.9 After Thieves Keep Stealing '69' Sign

Nice.
River Donaghey
1.11.19
Tunnel Vision

How Will the L Train Shutdown Impact the Environment?

Despite residents' concerns about additional traffic, officials claim the upcoming subway shutdown will actually "result in a beneficial temporary impact to air quality.”
John Surico
8.10.18
Tunnel Vision

People Are Finally Starting to Accept the L Train Shutdown

At a community meeting in Brooklyn, residents seemed to have resigned themselves to their fate.
John Surico
1.27.18
bikeshare

Dockless Bikeshare Companies Want to Compete With City-Run Monopolies

What happens when private bikeshare companies approach the public sector?
Ankita Rao
9.13.17
reboot: the guardian code

Here’s Our First Look at the Reboot of ‘Reboot’

It's live-action and it's really happening.
Sarah Emerson
3.29.17
environment

The US Government Announced New Rules for 'Bomb Trains' — and No One's Happy

Despite a string of sometimes deadly explosions, the US Department of Transportation will allow the rail industry to transport crude oil in aging tanker cars for another two years.
Laura Dattaro
5.5.15
Pipeline

The Harsh Reality of Oil Spill Cleanups (Excerpt from ‘Pipeline Nation’)

In this excerpt from ‘Pipeline Nation,' VICE News speaks to the EPA’s Onsite Coordinator at the site of the Yellowstone River pipeline spill about the difficulties of recovering oil once it’s polluted the water.
VICE News
3.26.15
environment

Pipeline Nation: America’s Broken Industry

VICE News visits the site of a pipeline spill that dumped more than 50,000 gallons of oil into the Yellowstone River, and to find out why the industry has such weak regulatory oversight.
VICE News
3.24.15
environment

Pipeline Nation: America’s Broken Industry (Trailer)

Coming soon: VICE News visits the site of a pipeline spill that dumped more than 50,000 gallons of oil into the Yellowstone River, and to find out why the industry has such weak regulatory oversight.
VICE News
3.18.15
environment

String of ‘Bomb Train’ Explosions in the US and Canada Casts Doubt On Proposed Safety Upgrades

The US Department of Transportation has proposed a phase-out of dangerous DOT-111 tanker cars but the new model that will take their place has been involved in a series of explosions over the past month.
Peter Rugh
3.11.15
environment

Government Warns 'Bomb Trains' Could Cause Hundreds of Deaths and Billions of Dollars in Damages

The US Department of Transportation predicts 207 total derailments by 2034, including 10 “higher consequence events” causing significant damage and potential fatalities.
Laura Dattaro
2.24.15
gas

The Algorithm That Might End Pipeline Leaks

Maybe we can cut back on some of those devastating explosions.
Michael Byrne
11.16.14