Road
A road is a thoroughfare, route, or way on land between two places that has been paved or otherwise improved to allow travel by some conveyance, including a horse, cart, bicycle, or motor vehicle.Road...
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10 Roads You Would Never Want to Drive On
Top 10 Most Dangerous Roads and Highways from around the world you should never take your car on.
10 Most Dangerous Roads in the World
Top 10 of the scariest, most unsafe highways, bridges and roads ever built. Car and truck accidents and deaths are a common thing on these streets.
Top 10 Most Spectacular Drives in the World
Whether you're a bona fide globetrotter or would-be wanderluster (if not for that day job!), you'll likely concur that our planet plays host to diverse and picturesque landscapes just waiting to be ex...
History of road transport
The history of road transport started with the development of tracks by humans and their beasts of burden.
The first forms of road transport were horses, oxen or even humans carrying goods over tr...
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Road traffic safety
Road traffic safety refers to methods and measures for reducing the risk of a person using the road network being killed or seriously injured. The users of a road include pedestrians, cyclists, motori...
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Environmental impacts of roads
The environmental impact of roads (both positive and negative) include the local effects of highways (public roads) such as on noise, water pollution, habitat destruction/disturbance and local air qua...
Environmental impacts of roads - Wikipedia
Right- and left-hand traffic
The terms right-hand traffic and left-hand traffic refer to regulations requiring all bidirectional traffic, unless otherwise directed, to keep either to the right or the left side of the road, respe...
Right- and left-hand traffic - Wikipedia
Transport economics
Transport economics is a branch of economics founded in 1959 by American economist John R. Meyer that deals with the allocation of resources within the transport sector. It has strong links to civil e...
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Asphalt
Asphalt (/ˈæsfɔːlt/ or /ˈæsfælt/, occasionally /ˈæʃfɔːlt/), also known as bitumen (/bɪˈtjuːmən, baɪ-/), is a sticky, black and highly viscous liquid or semi-solid form of petroleum. It may be found in...
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Pavement engineering
Pavement engineering is a branch of civil engineering that uses engineering techniques to design and maintain flexible (asphalt) and rigid (concrete) pavements. This includes streets and highways and...
Pavement
Pavement may refer to:
List of countries by road network size
This is a list of countries by total road network size of both paved and unpaved.
List of countries by road network size - Wikipedia
Types of road
Many types of road exist around the world, all of which are thoroughfares which can be used by motorized traffic. Roads are not necessarily available for use by the general public without permission, ...
United States Numbered Bicycle Routes
The United States Bicycle Route System (also U.S. Bicycle Routes, abbreviated USBRS) is a developing network of interstate long-distance cycling routes in the United States. The system utilizes multi...
Plank road
A plank road is a dirt path or road covered with a series of wooden planks. Plank roads were very popular in Ontario, the U.S. Northeast and U.S. Midwest in the first half of the 19th century. They we...
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List of military roads
The following is a list of military roads worldwide.