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Pilot fixes damage from a meat-seeking bear by wrapping his plane in plastic and three cases of duct tape.
Bus rapid transit has begun to emerge as an appealing, cost-effective alternative to trains in many metropolitan regions in the U.S.
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Urban renewal is part of smart growth, but it also means giving the suburbs a face-lift, adding sidewalks, bike lanes and racks, buses and commuter trains, and making it possible to leave the car keys at home.
Cost of fixing potholes and other pavement problems is too high for many counties, forcing them to revert to gravel.
Electric cars have been touted as the wave of the future, but current owners say the kinks aren't quite worked out yet.
Advances in T-ray technology could save time and energy, cutting down on long airport security lines.
Bamboo Bike Studio helps cyclists build their own bicycles using treated bamboo, with surprisingly strong, durable results.
London's latest nickname is the electric car capital of the world -- bolstered by a plan to introduce 100,000 electric cars and 25,000 charging stations.
Video: A Georgia company called Worldwide Electric Bikes explains how magnets help their bikes go round. And no pedaling required.
New wheel gives bikers a boost.
Train buffs take their passion a step too far with a joyride in Germany in their ramshackle open-air rail car.
When all reason says we ought to be backing more transportation options, the media is still obsessed with automobiles.
Learn more about the cars that consumers purchased most during 'cash for clunkers.'
More than 670,000 drivers participated in the CARS program in summer 2009. Check out the top 10 clunkers!
Earth, Wind & Power Awards give top honors to Ford and Audi.
New York Times contributor blogs about cars and other interesting ways of getting around.