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Coyote' Driving

Driving with coyote biologists on Continental TerrainContact A/T tires

Biologists Chris Mowry and Larry Wilson rumble through urban, rural, and forest terrains all over Georgia collecting data for the Atlanta Coyote Project. In this video they’re outfitted with Continental TerrainContact A/T tires as they search dens for coyotes and explain how changes in our environment have brought humans and coyotes closer together than ever…

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Driving environmental

Driving with an environmental landscape designer on Continental TerrainContact H/T tires

Environmental landscape designer Travys Harper installs rain gardens as well as plants and monitors trees throughout Atlanta for the non-profit Trees Atlanta. In this video he’s outfitted with Continental TerrainContact™ H/T tires as he hauls gear, dirt, and plants all to set-up a rain garden in an area front yard.   Popular ScienceThe tire Travys is…

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Driving Firefly

Driving with a firefly researcher on Continental CrossContact LX25 tires

Ecology graduate researcher Kelly Ridenhour drives all over the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Georgia at dusk in search of the eastern firefly known as the “Big Dipper.” In this video she’s outfitted with Continental CrossContac LX25 tires as she crosses country roads, highways, and city streets. Kelly founded the Atlanta Firefly Project, one…

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Driving Headspace

Waze and Headspace team up to make driving less stressful

Waze has partnered with Mindspace in the hopes of making your commutes a little more pleasant. The Drive with Headspace experience includes five additional moods — Aware, Bright, Hopeful, Joyful and Open — and the option to change the in-app car icon to a relaxing hot air balloon. You can also listen to a dedicated…

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Driving improve

Self Driving Cars Will Save and Improve Lives

Home » Artificial intelligence » Self Driving Cars Will Save and Improve Lives If self-driving cars can become ten times safer than human-driven cars and became standard for the world then 1.1 million of the over 1.2 million global traffic deaths would be prevented each year. Self-driving cars would also enable old people and children…

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Driving Green

‘Driving the Green Book’: Black history, hospitality, and entrepreneurship

Alvin Hall recently won the inaugural Ambie Award for the best history podcast of 2021 for “Driving the Green Book.” The 10-part series chronicles the 2,000-mile drive he and a colleague took from Detroit to New Orleans in 2019, using “The Green Book” as their guide. Published from 1936 to 1967, “The Green Book” featured listings…

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Driving hands-free

GM sues Ford over the name of its hands-free driving feature

Ford might be excited about its BlueCruise hands-free driving tech, but GM is less than thrilled about it. The Detroit Free Press and The Verge report that GM has sued Ford for allegedly violating the trademarks for both its rival Super Cruise feature and its autonomy-focused Cruise company. GM was holding mediated talks with Ford…

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Driving hands-free

GM sues Ford over name of hands-free driving technology

General Motors filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against the Ford Motor Co. alleging the BlueCruise name Ford gave to its hands-free driving technology is too similar to the Super Cruise moniker used by GM’s similar technology. File Photo by Jeff Kowalsky/EPA-EFE July 24 (UPI) — General Motors announced it has filed a lawsuit against the…

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Convicted Driving

Man convicted of driving into student runners in Oklahoma

A man accused of crashing into an Oklahoma high school cross-country team, killing three and injuring several others, has been found guilty of murderByThe Associated PressJune 26, 2021, 5:27 PM• 2 min readNORMAN, Okla. — A man accused of crashing into an Oklahoma high school cross-country team, killing three and injuring several others, has been…

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Autonomous Driving

What will you pay for autonomous driving? Volkswagen expects $8.50 per hour

What’s one more? — Automaker also plans to offer video games that drivers can play while charging. Tim De Chant – Jun 9, 2021 8:19 pm UTC Enlarge / This one is destined to go on sale in 2023. You can watch a short video we made about it back in 2017.The future of driving…