Traffic Signs Appear in Many Shapes, But Why?
The reasons why traffic signs appear in these specific shapes is by no means an accident or a mystery. In fact, there is some clever psychology behind the selection of traffic sign shapes, which we lay out in this article. It all began in 1923 in the state of Mississippi.
The Most Entertaining Traffic Cop in the World!
This traffic cop hails from the Philippines, and likes to spice up his otherwise boring job with some Michal Jackson-like dance moves. We have to admit - he's actually not bad! Michael would be proud. This is definitely the most entertaining traffic cop we've ever watched.
Are We About to See the End of All Traffic Problems!?
In fact, if there were no humans driving, only computerized cars, there would be no traffic jams – and not just because there would be no crashes. Watch this incredible video to see what I mean.
How Do We Solve the Traffic Problem? A Simple Solution
Traffic is becoming one of the biggest problems in mega cities worldwide, and it has even made its way to most highways, as well as many smaller cities and towns. The number of vehicles on the road, unfortunately, is only getting higher each year.
How Car Traffic Has Changed Over the Past Century
This unique video clip shows you the evolution of traffic in the USA over the past century - starting from the 1910s and up until the 2010s.
I Have NEVER Seen Traffic Like This. How Do They Do It??
With multiple lanes of traffic arriving at it from every direction, and without a single traffic light anywhere in sight, I wonder how on earth there aren't more collisions between the various cars, trucks, mini-vans and other vehicles passing through it at all hours of the day.
The Corrupt Traffic Cops of Azerbaijan - Unbelievable!
Well, this road camera in Azerbaijan, where apparently the police have very little shame, caught these blatant acts of traffic police officers pulling down vehicles and asking for 'compensation'... The Corrupt Traffic Cops of Azerbaijan - Unbelievable!
A Tech Billionaire Has Just Solved Traffic... Or Has He?
Elon Musk, a tech visionary and super-billionaire, appears to have solved the global problem of traffic congestion – he proposes building digging roads underneath existing roads and having cars slide along on “sleds” at speeds of up to 124 mph.
Rush Hours Around the World Couldn't Be More Different...
You’d think that being stuck in rush hour traffic with thousands of other people couldn’t ever possibly be a pleasant experience. However in life, any situation can be turned into an interesting one when looked at from the right perspective. The pictures below are proof of that.
Ever Wonder Why the UK Has Left-Hand Driving?
Watching people in England and other parts of the UK drive on the left side of the road is a puzzling sight to those of us who are used to right-side traffic. Since the majority of the world drives on the right, this includes most of us.
This is a Brilliant Idea! Can't Wait to See It...
That is why many pedestrians don't have the patinece to wait at the traffic light, preferring to cross whenever they deem fit. To increase pedestrian safety, an idea was born: What if we make the red pedestrian traffic light so entertaining, people would be happy waiting?
Great Joke: The National Crisis Situation
Living in Washington D.C, he knew traffic would be bad this time of evening, but to his horror, a traffic jam reared ahead of him larger than anything he could have anticipated.
Until a Child is 14 Years Old, Don't Let Them Cross Alone
We look around, analyze the traffic, calculate the time we need to cross the road, wait for the traffic gap, then go. For a child, however, this can be quite a daunting task.
I Can’t Believe How Inventive These Movable Bridges Are
These innovative bridges allow for pedestrians, cyclist and cars to use the bridge, but can also quickly move out of the way to allow water traffic to pass through. 1.
It's a Tortoise, It's a Hot dog, It's a Car!
Truly, we'd like to see more of these whimsical cars on the road, it would definitely make traffic jams a lot more amusing! It's a Tortoise, It's a Hot dog, It's a Car!
Lucky Moments that Make You Appreciate Life!
Compilations of traffic accidents and other accidents in our lives are everywhere on the internet, but we don't believe in showing other people's misfortune. This next compilation is the opposite : Lucky people who almost got hit but at last moment disaster was avoided.
QUIZ: Could You Still Pass a Driving Test Today?
It means that you should give way to oncoming traffic. It means that there may be elderly people or schoolchildren in the area. goo.gl/NvWPoG What does this sign mean? This sign warns drivers about an upcoming series of curves. It means that there are a series of curves ahead.
Joke: The Emergency Situation
She then takes out two cardboard men, unfolds them and stands them at the rear of the vehicle facing oncoming traffic. The lifelike cardboard men are in trench coats and appear naked to approaching drivers. Not surprisingly, the traffic became snarled and backed up.
Have You Heard This Joke? That's NOT What It Means
She then took out two cardboard men, unfolded them and stood them at the rear of the vehicle facing oncoming traffic. The lifelike cardboard men were in trench coats exposing their nude bodies to approaching drivers. Not surprisingly, the traffic became snarled and backed up.
Joke: It's Just a Mini...
A limousine had encountered a red traffic light and was waiting for it to change when a small mini also drives up. The haughty businessman in the back of the limousine started bragging to the mini owner. "This is the best limo that money can buy.
A Cake to Your Window Seal? Drones Making Delivery!
New from Shanghai news, the Incake company in Shanghai started making deliveries by drone, so no matter where you are, you can get cake delivered to you in record time, wthout traffic holding it up. Is this the future of the delivery service? A Cake to Your Window Seal? Drones Making Delivery!
These Inventors Are Almost Unknown, Yet Changed the World
Garrett Morgan – Traffic Light A terrible car accident spurred Garrett Morgan into inventing traffic lights. He came up with the "stop" and "go" signals, as well as a "stop everybody" signal. Morgan filed his traffic light patent in 1922 and later sold the copyrights to General Electric in 1922.
Save Money with These 15 Great Fuel Economy Tips
Avoid Bad Weather It’s not always possible, but when it is, it’s best to avoid driving in snow, rain, or high winds as this will impact your driving (making you drive slower) as well as the flow of traffic. 8.
6 Google Apps That’ll Make Your Smartphone Even Smarter
Waze ( iOS / Android ) A recent acquisition by Google, Waze has changed the navigation market by offering the fastest routes based on traffic reported by other users.