The push to create new bike commuters, one bike lane at a time
May 1, 2014, 1:45 p.m. by Daily Climate
Despite the benefits of bicycling for cities and citizens, state programs are expected to only spend a combined $5.5 billion on bike and walking projects over the next four years.
Cargo bikes: The new way to move kids, stuff and pizza
April 24, 2014, 2:09 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Portland, Ore., is ground zero, but working bicycles are catching on everywhere for people who want to leave their car in the garage.
Lead singer for Iron Maiden to pilot hybrid airship around the world
March 20, 2014, 3:52 p.m. by Sami Grover
The Airlander can carry more freight on less fuel to some of the most remote regions on Earth. There is, however, a catch.
Public transit in the U.S.: Why are so many Americans riding again?
March 10, 2014, 10:41 a.m. by Sami Grover
As the economy recovers from recession, more people are riding transit again. But there are other, long-term reasons for growth too.
Why self-driving delivery trucks make more sense for Amazon than drones
December 9, 2013, 2:23 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
What everybody missed is that drone deliveries will require FAA approval, which is unlikely before at least 2020. A better idea is self-driving delivery cars, which can make multiple stops.
Could this easy-to-make material help replace gasoline?
December 5, 2013, 12:23 p.m. by John Platt
Scientists say they are a step closer to making synthetic gasoline from carbon dioxide.
This is why senior citizens get into accidents — and here's what we can do about it
November 25, 2013, 6:33 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Studies show that drivers older than 85 get into fatal accidents almost 4 times as often as teens do, and intersections are a big problem.
Why some states are selling more electric cars than others
November 18, 2013, 10:57 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
2 West Coast states are moving a lot of electric cars, thanks to hard work and great subsidies. But 6 states on the East Coast are pledging to do their part as well.
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