Posts tagged transportation

James Murphy wants to change how the NYC subway system sounds!

Visualizing how FedEx diverts air traffic around a severe thunderstorm

GIF illustrating what public transportation, in the is case streetcars, do to take cars off the street, and how that improves transportation capacity in our cities.

GIF illustrating what public transportation, in the is case streetcars, do to take cars off the street, and how that improves transportation capacity in our cities.

Mapping Silicon Valley’s Gentrification Problem Through Corporate Shuttle Routes
Bonus map: Foursquare checkins from shuttle bus stops

Mapping Silicon Valley’s Gentrification Problem Through Corporate Shuttle Routes

Bonus map: Foursquare checkins from shuttle bus stops

Note to NYers:  Bikes are not a threat to pedestrians, but motor vehicles almost definitely are…
via ohhleary:

n8han:

Inspired by, “They’ve been getting away with murder” on NY 1

Here is a Venn diagram that is relevant to my interests.

Note to NYers:  Bikes are not a threat to pedestrians, but motor vehicles almost definitely are…

via ohhleary:

n8han:

Inspired by, “They’ve been getting away with murder” on NY 1

Here is a Venn diagram that is relevant to my interests.

CitiBikes are a Pain in the Ass (by caseyneistat)

via dpstyles:

Love this video (also love CitiBikes… first tried them this wkd!)

Mapping Tesla Motor’s plans to expand their network of charging stations across the US between now and 2015

Mapping Tesla Motor’s plans to expand their network of charging stations across the US between now and 2015

Mapping the Subways of North America
via ohhleary:

XKCD, transit, and geography nerdery, all in one? This makes my day.

Mapping the Subways of North America

via ohhleary:

XKCD, transit, and geography nerdery, all in one? This makes my day.

More proof of how ridiculous suburban planning can be.
via ohhleary:

titularhumour:

blech:

Driving directions between two houses in Florida (specifically, a suburb of Orlando) that share a back garden fence: “7.0 mi, 17 mins”. Via Eric C, via Eric Fisher.


Behold the absurdities of communities built solely for the automobile.

More proof of how ridiculous suburban planning can be.

via ohhleary:

titularhumour:

blech:

Driving directions between two houses in Florida (specifically, a suburb of Orlando) that share a back garden fence: “7.0 mi17 mins”. Via Eric C, via Eric Fisher.

Behold the absurdities of communities built solely for the automobile.

h/t billyflood:

newyorker:

Cartoon by Joe Dator. For more: http://nyr.kr/YmHMVy

As a former NYer I must say #realtalk

h/t billyflood:

newyorker:

Cartoon by Joe Dator. For more: http://nyr.kr/YmHMVy

As a former NYer I must say #realtalk