It’s incredible how much we’ve given up in the United States all so we can travel slightly faster by car. The above graphic, revived by Lloyd Alter at Network blog Treehugger this week from an old blog post by author Steve Mouzon, really makes you stop and think.
On the left is Florence, Italy — a global treasure. On the right, a nameless interchange in metro Atlanta, just about the same size.
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