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The Neuroscience of Car Dependence

Why the brain has such a hard time considering all travel options.

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Can Houston Learn to Love Light Rail?

In a city where nine in ten drive to work, the answer could reshape the future.

Nolan Levenson

Far Beyond Rush Hour: The Incredible Rise of Off-Peak Public Transportation

Transit agencies across the country are realizing they need to push past key commute times.

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9 Reasons the U.S. Ended Up So Much More Car-Dependent Than Europe

Understanding mistakes of the past can help guide U.S. transportation policy in the future.

Andy Singer

A Cartoonist's Vision of a Car-Free Future

An anti-car, pro-bike manifesto, in drawings.

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A Sustainable City With Cars and Low-Density Homes? It's Possible

A new report explains exactly how.

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'Transit' Might Not Be Essential to Transit-Oriented Development

A new study suggests rail proximity matters less than walkability, mixed-use development, and limited parking spots.