Tag: roads

Jun 14, 2017

A Roman Empire Subway Map of their 250,000 Mile Road Network

A Roman Empire Subway Map of their 250,000 Mile Road Network

Geography and data nerd Sasha Trubetskoy created a subway map of the major Roman roads, based on the Empire of ca 125 AD

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May 10, 2017

A Beautiful Timelapse Tour of Tokyo Roads and Rails at Night

A Beautiful Timelapse Tour of Tokyo Roads and Rails at Night

Shot, edited and scored by Justin Tierney

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Apr 25, 2017

People are Planting Flowers in Potholes Because Cities Aren’t Fixing Them

People are Planting Flowers in Potholes Because Cities Aren’t Fixing Them

You know it’s bad when gardeners get pissed

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Apr 18, 2017

Drone Captures World’s Largest Tunneling Machine Breaking Through After 4 Years Underground

Drone Captures World’s Largest Tunneling Machine Breaking Through After 4 Years Underground

The 1.7 mile (2.73 km) tunnel in downtown Seattle will house a double-decker highway

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Feb 18, 2017

Picture of the Day: Bixby Creek Bridge, Big Sur

Picture of the Day: Bixby Creek Bridge, Big Sur

The iconic Big Sur landmark is one of the tallest single-span concrete bridges in the world

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Feb 4, 2017

This Is Why You Never Load the Heavy Stuff at the Back of the Trailer

This Is Why You Never Load the Heavy Stuff at the Back of the Trailer

For the safest towing experience, load 60% of your weight to the front of the trailer and 40% to the back.

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Jan 17, 2017

Over 16M People Have Watched a Road Being Paved Efficiently and It’s Strangely Satisfying to See

Over 16M People Have Watched a Road Being Paved Efficiently and It’s Strangely Satisfying to See

For whatever reason, this was satisfying to watch. 4.9 km of road laid in two days

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