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Photo: Bret Hartman Here’s a rather damning excerpt from my reading of Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream. WHY ADDING LANES MAKES TRAFFIC WORSE There is, however, a much deeper problem than the way highways are placed and managed. It raises the question of why we are still […]

Curious City: The Kennedy Expressway’s reversible lanes from WBEZ on Vimeo. Chicago’s more sophisticated version of the simple “green arrow, red X” lane indicators. Neat!

I loved this video from Engineer Guy about the science and reasoning behind why some lines always seem to move faster than the one you are currently standing in. By explaining the research of Danish engineer Agner Erlang, this video might better help you beat the lines this holiday season — or at least put […]

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World Famous Design Junkies has a great post and gallery of various bowling lane screens displaying the scores for the game in play. There’s something about the old and vintage looking score screens that make me love bowling alleys. It’s strictly informational and at times they don’t even care that it doesn’t look that great. […]

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I just came back from Chelsea Bicycles after getting some major new gear (so poor now!), and while I was there, I picked up this beauty — a 2008 New York City Cycling Map! The 2008 NYC Cycling Map comes in the same way a MTA Subway map does (meaning, it’s folded the same and […]