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I left New York City to drive to my parent’s farm in Wisconsin, and the highways were nearly empty of cars but full of semis. 40 photos show the surreal journey.

I drove from New York City to my parent’s farm in Wisconsin on Friday and Saturday amid the coronavirus pandemic. The highways were emptier of cars and there were more truckers delivering goods than I’ve ever seen. These photos show the surreal 1,172-mile journey. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more […]
I left New York City to drive to my parent’s farm in Wisconsin, and the highways were nearly empty of cars but full of semis. 40 photos show the surreal journey.
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A photographer spent 7 years exploring the barren expanse of America’s highways and returned with stark photos documenting the difficult realities of life in the US

Atlanta, Georgia-based photographer Joshua Dudley Greer has spent the last seven years taking road trips across America and photographing along the 46,876-mile-long Interstate Highway System. Greer felt that exploring the Interstate Highway System, which he calls “a physical manifestation of our national character,” would give him the best understanding of […]
A photographer spent 7 years exploring the barren expanse of America’s highways and returned with stark photos documenting the difficult realities of life in the US
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China could beat the US in a race to get solar power from highways

China is starting to find more success than the US with solar highway projects. Proponents of solar roads say they provide a way to generate solar power without paying for additional land. Critics say solar roads do not generate enough power for their cost, since the solar cells do not […]
China could beat the US in a race to get solar power from highways