rural

Moveable

MIT Invented a Tool That Allows Driverless Cars to Navigate Rural Roads Without a Map

Mapping rural areas is a barrier to autonomous vehicles operating in those areas, but cars might not need maps at all.
Tracey Lindeman
5.7.18
Photography

Wild Photos of Louisiana's Rural Mardi Gras Bacchanals

Courir de Mardi Gras gets grittier outside New Orleans.
Beckett Mufson
2.13.18
maternity

Women in Rural Counties Are Losing Access to Maternal Care

Childbirth is the most common reason for hospitalization in the US, but a new study highlights the diminishing access to obstetric services in rural areas, especially for black women and lower-income households.
Kimberly Lawson
9.6.17
Broadband Land

Rural America Is Building Its Own Internet Because No One Else Will

Big Telecom has little interest in expanding to small towns and farmlands, so rural America is building its own solutions.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.29.17
double-edged swords

Amazon Prime Is a Blessing and a Curse For Remote Towns

If access to Prime is reduced, or in some cases, cut off, it can leave many remote towns in the lurch.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.13.17
Hoser Things

Canada Is Investing $10M to Give 22 Rural Communities High-Speed Internet

Hosers rejoice.
Jordan Pearson
7.11.17
tech

This Kentucky County Is Starting Its Own Broadband Network

Appalachia has a giant internet problem.
Emma Eisenberg
5.10.17
VICELAND

Meet the Small-Town Football Rivals Joining Forces to Keep Their Teams Alive

When two teams in rural Montana found themselves short on players, they faced a difficult decision: band together with your enemies, or give up the game.
VICE Staff
4.12.17
Canada

I Have Found Canada’s Number One Hoser

The videos of this mulleted, denim-clad man jumping a 79 Yamaha hit pretty much every pleasure centre in my redneck brain.
Mack Lamoureux
2.26.17
deforestation

Rural Communities Are Losing More Forests Than Urban Ones

Americans now live 14 percent farther from forests than they did in 1990.
Grennan Milliken
2.22.17
video

Hydrodipping: The 'Redneck' Artform Taking YouTube by Storm

Water transfer printing has taken hunting culture and internet viral video culture by storm.
Oliver Lee Bateman
1.21.17
News

Everyone Should Have High-Speed Internet Access, CRTC Rules

And connections are about to get a lot faster.
Jordan Pearson
12.21.16
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