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.
Wild Photos of Louisiana's Rural Mardi Gras Bacchanals
Courir de Mardi Gras gets grittier outside New Orleans.
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.
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.
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.
Canada Is Investing $10M to Give 22 Rural Communities High-Speed Internet
This Kentucky County Is Starting Its Own Broadband Network
Appalachia has a giant internet problem.
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.
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.
Rural Communities Are Losing More Forests Than Urban Ones
Americans now live 14 percent farther from forests than they did in 1990.
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
Everyone Should Have High-Speed Internet Access, CRTC Rules
And connections are about to get a lot faster.