Katherine LaGrave

Katherine LaGrave is a New York-based writer and photographer who has contributed to Popular Science, National Geographic Traveler, and The New York Times.

Children bike through a miniature town with scaled-down buildings and streets.

The Evolution of Miniature ‘Safety Towns’ for Kids

The pint-sized faux villages that dot America aren’t just cute—they’ve helped teach children pedestrian and bike safety since the 1930s.