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Thousands Of People Are Stuck In This Ridiculous Human Traffic Jam At A China Train Station

People in China have been trying to travel across the country for the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday but some — if tens of thousands of people can be considered just some — have been stuck in one of the most insane human traffic jams in the world at the Guangzhou Railway Station in southern China. CNN reports that 100,000 people were waiting earlier this week while 33,000 are still stuck as of Wednesday morning.


Beijing Blames Uber For Its Obscene Traffic Problem

Beijing faces overcrowded roads and pollution that is constantly getting worse. Why? According to city officials, it’s because of ride-sharing services, including Uber.


This Satellite Antenna Looks Good Enough To Hang On A Wall As Art

It may look like an artistic experiment in geometry that you could find on Etsy, but this is in fact a new satellite antenna developed by the European Space Agency.


Telstra Expects A Record Breaking Day Of Traffic This Christmas

To be more precise: Telstra is expecting us to download twice the amount of data we downloaded last year.


How To Fix Traffic Congestion In Australia

Fixing our cities’ transport woes remains one of the biggest challenges facing policy makers in Australia. Traffic congestion, transport emissions and booming urban populations are increasingly putting more pressures on governments’ budgets to deliver the infrastructure we need to meet our economic and mobility needs.


The Absolutely Insane $700 Billion Idea To Fix LA Traffic? Tunnels!

A few weeks ago LA unveiled a sweeping new transportation vision for the city that will swap car-centric planning with more transit, biking, and walking. But a different plan says getting people out of their cars is not the solution. What we really need, are more places for those cars to go. UNDERGROUND.


Kenya Is Suffering A 3-Day, 48 Kilometre Traffic Jam

Be grateful you’re not on the road from Mombasa to Nairobi in Kenya — because the route is suffering a traffic jam that’s reported to have lasted three days, stretching as far as 48km.


This Data Scientist Made A Map Of Every Single US Traffic Death In The Last Decade 

Statistics about traffic fatalities don’t always have the power to shock most people. Huge numbers — like 373,377, the number of people in the US who died in traffic between 2004 and 2013, for example — are difficult for our brains to really comprehend.


Waze Is Missing A Huge Opportunity To Actually Help People Improve Their Commutes

There was a frightening message waiting for many Angelenos last Friday as they fired up Waze for their evening commute. Two freeways were closed — one covered in a mudslide — and for many, the app warned of drive times that were doubled or more. The entire city of LA simultaneously canceled its dinner plans.


China Has Some Of The Most Insane Traffic Jams On This Planet

Hell. Pain. Agony. Anger. Madness. To the point where you just start punching your steering wheel and try to rip off your car’s roof and scream until your forehead and neck veins burst and then cry like a crazy person. That’s what it must feel like going through this insane traffic jam just outside of Beijing, China. A checkpoint on the other side of the toll booth caused this ridiculousness to happen.


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