#driving

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Study: Taking The Scenic Route To Work Every Day Improves Mental Health - Study Finds

Taking the scenic route to work every day may do wonders for your mood at the office. That's because a new study finds that people whose commutes to work take them through wooded areas, parks, or other natural settings are more likely to demonstrate stron

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli app seeks to create video trail to nail reckless drivers

Jerusalem-based Comroads sets up a pilot app to create social network for drivers to share 'vital video evidence' of car accidents

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

Frightening Number Of Parents Text, Check Social Media While Driving - With Kids In Tow - Study Finds

Distracted driving causes about one in four traffic-related deaths and injuries. A statistic like that should make people, particularly parents, want to put that cell phone away while driving. But do they?

Health & Fitness | Sleep

Study: Sleep-Deprived Drivers Up To 15 Times More Likely To Be Involved In Crash - Study Finds

A new study finds that drivers who slept for less than four hours were 15 times more likely to cause a crash, compared to drivers who slept seven to nine hours, the recommended level for adults.

Science & Technology | Tech

The 6 Apps
Every Driver Needs This Summer

Essential tech tools to make driving way more fun (and affordable too).

Health & Fitness | Health

Slideshow: Fatigue and Sleepiness on the Road

See the surprising dangers of driving sleepy. WebMD shows you what increases your risk of a car accident and tips to keep you safe when driving tired.

Miscellaneous | Fun Stuff

How Far Out of Town Can You Get in an Hour? This Map Will Tell You | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Travel | Travel

The 50 Best Driving Songs Ever, in One Banging Road Trip Mix - Thrillist

A road trip is inseparable from its songs. There's a reason, after all, we call them "tracks."

Cars & Motorcycles | Cars

To End Distracted Driving, MIT Figures Out How People Really Drive | WIRED

MIT researchers are working on an algorithm to limit distractions when they can be the most dangerous.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

Angeles Crest: The Creation of L.A.’s Highway Into the Heavens

Built between 1929 and 1956, the Angeles Crest Highway forever changed the once-remote mountain backcountry it traverses.

Cars & Motorcycles | Cars

5 Imminent Things Changing the Future of Driving

For more than a century, getting around by car adhered to a pretty standard formula: You bought a car, you put gasoline inside, and you drove it. But thanks to a wealth of new technology, that formula is changing. In fact, the future of mobility may not even require you to drive yourself, use gasoline—or own a car at all.

News | Interesting Stories

People can fight traffic tickets without paying fine first, Judicial Council says - LA Times

California court leaders voted unanimously Monday to bar courts from charging drivers bail before they can challenge traffic tickets.

Miscellaneous | Guy Stuff

8 Drivers Who Blindly Followed Their GPS Into Disaster

The machine knows where it's going!" yells Michael Scott in an episode of The Office, before driving his car directly into a lake.