Thirty three minutes of near total isolation.
European cities generally are considered more advanced than U.S. cities on reducing personal vehicle use as a means to improve urban safety and address climate change concerns.
By Katie Pyzyk @ Smart Cities Dive
The number reached its highest level since 1990 last year and state after state is projected to see more carnage increase in 2019
By David Lightman @ McClatchy
The ranking took four factors into account: traffic crashes, speeding tickets, DUIIs, and other traffic violations like distracted driving.
By staff @ KATU
As President John F. Kennedy said, we do such things not because they are easy, but because they are hard.
By Rhett Allain @ Wired
By Lloyd Alter @ Tree Hugger
All bicycles weigh 50 pounds. A 30-pound bicycle needs a 20-pound lock. A 40-pound bicycle needs a 10-pound lock. A 50-pound bicycle doesn’t need a lock at all.
This is an excellent article about basic bicycle security.
Geomagnetism experts are forced to update the World Magnetic Model which underlies all modern navigation, from ships at sea to Google maps on smartphones. The release of the updated model has been postponed due to the government shutdown.
By Alexandra Witze @ Nature