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The Rude Thing You May Not Realize You're Doing On Your Commute

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.29.2016 | Fifty

Just as you would (or should) give up your seat on the bus or train for someone who is disabled or pregnant, so should you offer up your seat to someo...

Commuters Host Epic Christmas Party On The Train To Work

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.22.2015 | Weird News

Commuters in Wales staged an awesome Christmas party on a busy rush-hour train ride into work last week. On Friday morning, the group of six travelers...

24 Products To Make Your Morning Commute A Little Less Painful

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 12.21.2015 | Style

If you spend the better part of your mornings in a car or on the train, you know what a drag commuting can be. Given that you can't quit your job and...

How Bike Shares Are Changing City Life

Posted 11.30.2015 | Green

The evolution of the great concrete jungle hinges on transportation. For many years, city planners have organized business epicenters and residential ...

Rush Hour Traffic May Really Be Killing You

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.10.2015 | Healthy Living

There's no way around it: Your commute is a nightmare. Whether you're packed like a sardine in a subway car or stuck in heinous traffic on the highway...

Unbelievable Photos From China's Traffic Jam After 7-Day Holiday

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 10.08.2015 | World

As China's "Golden Week," a seven-day public holiday celebrating the country's national day, came to a close on Wednesday, Chinese citizens flocked h...

An Affectionate Rant on the Virtues of City Traffic

Nina Griffin | Posted 09.29.2015 | Parents
Nina Griffin

Honestly, the only waiting I've done since moving to the country is for the seasons to change. Yes, there is the occasional line at the local apple orchard during Harvest Fest when three people are ahead of you on the homemade donut line.

There's A Silver Lining To The Rise In Bike Injuries

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 09.03.2015 | Healthy Living

  Bike riding can boost your energy levels, improve your health, and if you ride hard enough, could even help you live longer.  That said, ...

Back to School: Not Just a Celebration for Parents

Christine Wojdyla | Posted 08.20.2015 | Women
Christine Wojdyla

Obviously my enthusiasm for the end of summer comes with different reasons, but I'm eager for your kids to return to school, nonetheless. Even now that I'm no longer a server/bartender/retail associate with my afternoons free, I've found a few stellar reasons to rejoice when the kids are back in the classroom.

These 40 Illinois Cities Are the Worst for Commuting

Reboot Illinois | Posted 08.10.2015 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

The amount of time you spend on the road is dependent on where in Illinois you live and work. Your commutes could either be drawn-out and stressful, or they could be brief and relaxing after a long day at work.

3 Strategies For Breaking Your Stressful Commuting Habits

Lantern | Posted 08.06.2015 | Healthy Living

Whether you're inching along in heavy traffic or packed into a train, it doesn't take long for stress levels to rise. But it's possible to replace your commute with a new, healthier habit. And, if you aren't able to change your commute, here's how to make it a better experience.

Poet's Viral Video Wants To Help You Find Love On The Subway

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.04.2015 | Arts

Next time you're on the platform, waiting for the Q train to come alive, begging your phone for cell service, sweating your brains out and hatin...

Earn Rewards For Your Daily Commute

CompareCards | Posted 07.27.2015 | Money

While people are usually well aware of the massive amount of time they spend at work, we rarely pay attention to the amount of time and resources it takes to get to and from work. When you think about it, our daily commute is a huge part of our lives that rarely receives any consideration.

From Smartphone to Summer Intern

Penina Remler | Posted 06.26.2015 | College
Penina Remler

Just the other day I was commuting home on a crowded LIRR peak express train when a stranger sitting next to me refused to get off at his stop without first commenting on my lightning speed texting technique.

Three Meditation Tips for Travel

Linda Lauren | Posted 06.09.2015 | Travel
Linda Lauren

This meditation is one I use and recommend for when I am traveling. It is designed to be done for brief intervals. The tone it encourages is happy and light, and it will trigger a more positive vibration to accompany the traveler.

Car-Free Commuting Just Got A Lot Easier In D.C.

Citylab | Eric Jaffe | Posted 06.02.2015 | Business

This story originally appeared on Citylab. Arlington County, Virginia, is one of the most active places in the country when it comes to nudging com...

The Pro's and Con's of Commuter Life

Jaena-Mae Caguiat | Posted 06.20.2015 | College
Jaena-Mae Caguiat

Attending a college in the same city I already live in gave my parents every excuse to tell me, "Save your money," by which they meant, of course, their money. Live at home and eat mommy's home-cooked food.

Guess What? You're Already Driving an Autonomous Car

Brian Moody | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Brian Moody

With all the talk of self-driving cars and automated Uber cabs, it might be easy to assume that a futuristic world of driverless cars and unclogged streets is just a few years away. The truth is, you're probably already driving an autonomous car.

April Is for Commuters

Joel Epstein | Posted 06.08.2015 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

It's still early in the month but already April is shaping up to be a great one for Los Angeles commuters. No, I am not talking about the relative calm of Easter weekend, though that was nice too.

5 Ways Your Commute Is Hurting Your Health

Posted 07.14.2015 | Healthy Living

By Amanda MacMillan The average American commute to work lasts 25 minutes, according to U.S. Census data, but many workers travel far above and...

What Your Daily Commute is Missing: Empathy

Kat Haselkorn | Posted 05.27.2015 | DC
Kat Haselkorn

Getting from place to place in D.C. can be a pain. True, it's a small city -- very manageable, with little sprawl -- but with traffic, construction, and other typical urban-living hassles, traveling from point A to point B can be unpredictable and harrowing.

Commuting Could Be Shaving Years Off Your Life

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 03.24.2015 | Fifty

The long commute has become a staple of the American work experience: The average round-trip commute is close to an hour and at least 10 percent of th...

A Commuter's Guide to the City

Intern Queen Alumni Ambassador | Posted 06.01.2015 | New York
Intern Queen Alumni Ambassador

Commuting into the city is hard work. You dedicate minutes, if not hours, of your day to travel. My commute, at the current time, is two hours. Yes, you read that right. Two hours. I've been commuting for almost a year. Here are five things I've learned along the way.

How Your Daily Commute Affects Your Health

Posted 03.04.2015 | Healthy Living

By Lindsay Liepman Feel like you can't get no satisfaction? It's not just the Rolling Stones singing that tune. The US Census Bureau found that t...

The Commute

Christine Hannon | Posted 04.27.2015 | Travel
Christine Hannon

You chose to take this flight. It is not just a commute. It is an exchange of words and ideas between you and your seatmate, an exchange of thoughts and feelings within yourself, and exchange of relative positions between your aircraft, the earth below and heaven above.