SmartPlanet stories related to the movement of people and goods from one location to another - by air, rail, road, sea or space.
Here's why suburbanites aren't interested in new commuter rail systems.
2 | June 19, 2013 1:36pm |
MEXICO CITY -- Cities like Tijuana and Guadalajara haven't followed the capital's lead in trying to clean up their skies. And residents may not know what they're breathing.
4 | June 19, 2013 3:04am |
A bike courier service that delivers right to the consumer's door is being tested in New York, San Francisco and Seattle.
1 | June 18, 2013 3:00am |
World Aeros wants to make airships that can transport 250-ton loads. They're cheaper and more energy efficient than cargo planes, but potential investors must first get over the "giggle factor."
28 | June 17, 2013 8:38pm |
Chain restaurants, cattle industry, U.S. congressmen have had enough of corn-based fuels that are pushing up prices throughout the food chain.
22 | June 17, 2013 11:11am |
Drivers using hands-free voice-activated technology might have their eyes fixed squarely on the road ahead them, but that doesn't mean they're not at risk.
8 | June 13, 2013 9:14am |
A French company is investing $35 million in a carsharing system for Indianapolis.
12 | June 12, 2013 12:13pm |
Taiwan is making it easy for foreign tourists to connect to the Internet.
June 12, 2013 7:37am |
A $500 million plan to entice tourists into the country has been revealed by the Myanmar government.
June 11, 2013 3:35am |
Is car-enabled disabling of mobile devices the "ultimate solution" to stop texting drivers?
64 | June 7, 2013 5:59am |
HONG KONG -- Car sharing is a hard sell in Asian cities, but some businesses are trying to change consumers' minds.
June 6, 2013 3:00am |
MEXICO CITY -- A public hospital adds a facade that devours smog in a city adding 600 new cars a day.
5 | June 5, 2013 3:00am |
Improved booking systems could keep fliers happy, but IT companies may lose lucrative contracts.
June 4, 2013 2:46pm |
Airlines have razor-thin profit margins, but it's still shaping up to be a good year for the industry.
June 4, 2013 9:25am |
In an industry 'desperate for disruption,' upstart airline offers unlimited travel for a flat monthly fee.
4 | June 3, 2013 6:49pm |
Here's a fast new way to power a city fleet of electric buses.
20 | June 3, 2013 1:01pm |
NEW DELHI -- Indians broke three world Everest climbing records this year, a sign of how increasing wealth is fueling the country's appetite for pursuing extreme sports.
June 3, 2013 12:00am |
From the cradle to the grave, a typical pair of running shoes generates 30 pounds of carbon dioxide emissions. The biggest gas-emitting step might surprise you.
16 | June 2, 2013 9:29pm |
Penn station is trampled upon by millions of passengers a day, and is sorely in need of a makeover -- one that SOM plans to provide.
June 1, 2013 1:39pm |
Workable or not, it's nice to dream.
June 1, 2013 1:04pm |