Next time you're in a hostage situation, remember that Apple phone's Compass app just may save your life.
Dispatches from the imagination of transportation engineers.
This is what happens when you fight a fire in below-freezing temperatures.
New Yorkers: they're just like us.
The London Tube is adding the technology, but U.S. rail systems see it as a long way off.
Case studies from cities that have done it well.
Our infrastructure deters walking and encourages driving. But tracking our steps may make plain the importance of staying active.
The U.S. is currently planning 721 regional transit projects. Don't hold your breath for their completion, though.
The shifting of the 3,400-ton span is rumored to be the biggest bridge move in history.
Behold the train-ferry for car commuters, and one of the craziest transit ideas we've ever seen.
India's unbalanced sex ratio has created a slew of social problems and exacerbated violence against women.
A Madrid man rescues a woman who fainted onto the tracks.
Paper sculptures of architectural landmarks.
A new bill could rid Mississippi of its clinics. Here is what's at stake.
The strange, fascinating relationship between the health of trees and the health of people.
"Most of England looked a lot prettier than it does now, and people were a lot better dressed."
A new state rail map shows that it can be done — should you be crazy enough to try it.