Tom Vanderbilt
Tom Vanderbilt
Transport
Dec. 23 2010 2:58 PMSan Francisco: The Embarcadero Freeway
Transport
Dec. 23 2010 2:58 PMToronto: The Spadina Expressway
Transport
Dec. 23 2010 2:58 PMChicago: The Crosstown Expressway
Transport
Dec. 23 2010 2:58 PMWashington, D.C.: The 1956 Freeway Plan
Transport
Oct. 19 2010 7:03 AMTime ExpiredThe end of the parking meter.
Transport
July 30 2010 9:57 AMDude, Where's Your Car?How not having a car became Hollywood shorthand for loser.
The Hive
July 13 2010 5:25 PMIs It Time To Buy a Narrow Car?The three most popular ideas for making city transportation more efficient.
The Hive
June 30 2010 1:11 PMBicycle HighwaysShould cities build specialized roadways for cyclists?
Transport
June 9 2010 3:34 PMIt Wasn't Me, Officer! It Was My GPS.What happens when we blame our navigation devices for our car crashes.
Transport
April 1 2010 4:26 PMSan Diego Is East of Reno?The most common navigational mistakes we all make.
Transport
Feb. 16 2010 6:52 PMDo Recalls Really Make Us Safer?Bad drivers are far more dangerous than bum Toyotas.
Transport
Jan. 15 2010 7:00 AMWas the Yugo Really the Worst Car Ever?A new book explains why the tiny automobile was so reviled.
Transport
Nov. 30 2009 12:32 PMIt Knows If You've Been SpeedingCan a device that tracks when I swerve, accelerate, and brake make me a better driver?
Transport
Nov. 2 2009 4:01 PMIn Defense of JaywalkingBanning the practice won't make pedestrians safer.
Transport
Aug. 28 2009 1:36 PMIn Praise of Traffic TicketsDon't roll your eyes. They're good for you in more ways than you think.
Transport
Dec. 23 2010 2:58 PMA Good Place to Stop
Transport
Dec. 23 2010 2:58 PMLos Angeles: The Beverly Hills Freeway
Transport
Dec. 23 2010 2:58 PMNew York: Paul Rudolph's Lower Manhattan Expressway
Transport
Dec. 23 2010 2:58 PMSeoul: Samil Elevated Expressway/Cheonggye Road
Transport
Aug. 25 2010 10:15 AMGlamour UndergroundMoMA's exhibition of smart, stylish London transit posters.
The Hive
July 14 2010 6:45 PMThe Nimblest CitySlate readers' best ideas for making city transportation more efficient.
The Hive
July 6 2010 11:51 AMShould Cities Install Moving Sidewalks?An idea for urban transport, cribbed from the airport.
The Hive
July 6 2010 11:26 AMNimble CitiesHelp Slate make transportation in and between cities more efficient, safe, and pleasant.
Transport
May 25 2010 12:32 PMStop!Is it possible to design a better stop sign?
Transport
March 12 2010 11:34 AMWhen Planes Land on HighwaysThe ins and outs of a surprisingly frequent phenomenon.
Transport
Feb. 9 2010 10:49 AMThe Bird, the Wave, and the ShakaReading the informal language of road signals.
Transport
Dec. 11 2009 5:48 PMWe're ThruHas the American romance with the drive-through gone sour?
Transport
Nov. 17 2009 10:02 AMUnderground PsychologyResearchers have been spying on us on the subway. Here's what they've learned.
Transport
Sept. 15 2009 1:47 PMiTransportCould iPhone apps change the way we travel?
Transport
Aug. 17 2009 5:34 PMWhat Would Get Americans Biking to Work?Decent parking.

READ MORE STORIES

  Slate Plus
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 11 2016 4:35 PM The End of Football  Why the sport is no longer justifiable as a thinking person’s pastime.