Rhode Island Named Bottom State for Infrastructure and Transportation as US Underinvestment Takes Toll


Other poor performers alongside Rhode Island in both reports include Maine, New Hampshire, West Virginia, Connecticut, Mississippi, and, surprisingly, Massachusetts, all of which came in the bottom 10 in both reports. North Dakota. #13. North Dakota. North Carolina.

The Science of Drafting: From Racing to Truck Platooning


Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) discovered that platooning saves fuel by up to 20% for vehicles in the middle and 15% for the one farthest to the back. Drafting is an important technique used in motor vehicle racing as well as cycling.

High-Tech Nation: How Technological Innovation Shapes America’s 435 Congressional Districts


iconic places, such as the Route 128 tech corridor around Boston, Massachusetts; Research Triangle Park in Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill, North Carolina; Austin, Texas; Seattle, Washington; and, of course, California’s white-hot Silicon Valley.