Removing barriers to safe motoring

It’s a kind of back to basics approach for motorists. In these experimental stretches of road, gone are road markings, curbs, traffic islands, barriers and even traffic lights. Instead we encourage drivers, pedestrians and cyclists to interact and be more aware of each other.

The idea is so attractive, I hope it works – evidence is encouraging from the UK village where it has been trialled.

> Article and video from BBC News

Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything (ebook)

PsyBlog’s new ebook, “Spark” is a step-by-step guide to using psychological techniques to achieve the goals you want.

Being passionate about a project or goal — no matter how big or small — makes us feel alive.

It is invigorating to think about the changes you could make in yourself or in the world...

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Published: 31 January 2005

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