Transportation

Five elephants plunged to their deaths trying to save a calf. (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

The Indian Elephant in the Room

China has launched the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative to connect the continents of Asia, Middle East, Africa, and Europe in order to foster trade relations and regional cooperation. The initiative aims to create a massive transportation network to…

Why is cycling still so popular in China? (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

Why Is Cycling Still Popular in China?

China has long been known as the world’s center for bicycles. According to a publication by the Earth Policy Institute, although there has been a rapid multiplication of cars in China over the past few decades, the bicycle remains an…

Melbourne is home to the world’s largest and best-preserved tram system. A vintage W-8 Class tram built in the 1950s. (Image:  Schony747  via YouTube/Screenshot)

Melbourne, Australia: The Tram Capital

Amid the rhythmic hustle and bustle of Melbourne, Australia’s city scene, perhaps the most distinctive beat is the perpetual clinking and clanking of the city trams. Aside from its famed reputation as the “World’s most livable city” for six consecutive…

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The Indian Elephant in the Room

China has launched the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative to connect the continents of Asia, Middle East, Africa, and Europe in order to foster trade relations and regional cooperation.…

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Why Is Cycling Still Popular in China?

China has long been known as the world’s center for bicycles. According to a publication by the Earth Policy Institute, although there has been a rapid multiplication of cars in…

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Melbourne, Australia: The Tram Capital

Amid the rhythmic hustle and bustle of Melbourne, Australia’s city scene, perhaps the most distinctive beat is the perpetual clinking and clanking of the city trams. Aside from its famed…