July 22, 2019, 4:16 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
A new study finds that older people react a lot more slowly when they take the wheel.
Philly puts the brakes on electric scooter rollout
November 5, 2018, 10:17 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A delight to some and a nuisance to others, e-scooters face a legal roadblock in the City of Brotherly Love.
Scenic New Zealand train route to reopen 2 years after massive earthquake
November 5, 2018, 8:22 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Coastal Pacific Train route closed following the Kaikoura earthquake and will reopen on Dec. 1.
In Istanbul, your recyclables can reduce your subway fare
November 3, 2018, 10:45 a.m. by Josh Lew
Istanbul lets train riders pay fares by recycling bottles, but it's not the only city to provide this option.
This French city is largest in Europe to offer free public transportation for all
October 25, 2018, 8:20 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Dunkirk paves the way for more ambitious schemes in even larger cities.
Sydney wants to transform abandoned rail tunnels into nightlife hotspot
October 22, 2018, 8:35 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Officials think transforming the ghost tunnels could have 'global potential.'
The world's newest commercial airport is an engineering marvel
October 13, 2018, 11:59 a.m. by Josh Lew
One of the world's newest airports, Pakyong Airport, is amazingly scenic, but engineers had to build it from scratch in the Himalaya Mountains.
Why aging boomers need walkable cities more than convenient parking
September 25, 2018, 6:42 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Drivers complain about bike lanes and sidewalk widening, but they should be careful what they wish for.
What would your city be like without cars? This city tried it
September 20, 2018, 8:19 a.m. by Starre Vartan
This idea takes car-free to the next level.
Should there be mandatory driving tests for older drivers?
July 16, 2018, 4:39 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Apparently, and surprisingly, they don’t make much of a difference.
Plane, train or automobile: Which has the biggest footprint?
What an increase in air turbulence means for frequent fliers
Do you have to modify a diesel engine to run it on vegetable oil?
Canada opens world's longest hiking trail that stretches coast to coast
12 reasons to use a bicycle for transportation
The 10 scariest roller coasters in the world