roads

Money

A Rogue Coder Turned a Parking Spot into a Coworking Space and People Loved It

"Car parking squanders space that can be used for the public good."
Ankita Rao
5.2.19
permafrost

Arctic Towns, Railways, and Pipelines At Risk of Permafrost Thaw Damage

About 45 percent of globally important oil and gas fields in the Russian Arctic are located in zones made hazardous by permafrost melt, scientists said.
Becky Ferreira
12.11.18
scootergeddon

Scooters Reveal Urban America's Transportation Crisis

Electric scooters are fun, but nobody knows what to do with them yet.
Ankita Rao
10.18.18
Moveable

Scientists Are Working on a Permanent Pothole Fix

It could involve magnetic nanoparticles.
Tracey Lindeman
3.10.18
traffic

This Game Simulates the Absurdity of Designing Freeway Intersections

'Freeways' probably won’t solve traffic congestion, but it’s a good time.
Jason Johnson
9.20.17
Water, Water, Everywhere

Road Salt is Turning North America's Freshwater Lakes into Saltwater

If current trends continue, many freshwater lakes in the US and Canada will be too salty for human use or aquatic life.
Grennan Milliken
4.11.17
Photos

What It’s Like Spending the Summer Paving Highways in Northern Canada

A story about hot tar, long days, sex, and endless roads.
Jesua
8.26.15
Toronto

Hell Is Carpooling With 'Local Professionals' From LinkedIn

Please endorse my ability to perform a duck and roll maneuver out of a moving vehicle.
Matthew Braga
7.24.15
Art

[Exclusive Photos] Billboards Make Interstates into Art Galleries

Brian Kane battles the commuting blues with his roadside digital art displays.
Sami Emory
7.21.15
News

Forty Tourists Have Been Stranded in a South Australian Town of Ten People for Almost a Week

With food and water running low, locals across the South Australian outback are looking after stranded out-of-towners.
Hannah Scholte
6.3.15
Travel

Why Are Paper Maps Still A Thing?

They're more than just a backup for when your smartphone dies.
Jordan Hale
5.29.15
Toronto

Your Neighborhood Has Its Own Very Special Cocktail of Toxic Air Pollution

Let's all move to the woods.
Jordan Pearson
4.23.15
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