Curing the Anxiety of Trains Deferred from their Appointed Times

LIRR Today featured an excellent article on the AVPS (Audio Visual Paging System) of the LIRR (those orange LED signs that give you the time your train will arrive). I found this part about how the MTA determines a train’s time interesting (give or take 6 minutes): The way the AVPS systems currently work goes […]

Why cyclists should be able to roll through stop signs and ride through red lights

If you’ve looked around a city lately, you might’ve noticed that many cyclists don’t obey many traffic laws. They roll through stop signs, instead of coming to a complete stop, and brazenly ride through red lights if there aren’t any cars coming. Sorry, I’m one of those people. I apologize for the inconvenience. However, Vox […]