Links and tidbits is our semi-regular roundup of interesting fodder about transportation from the last few weeks or so. If you have links to contribute, put them in the comments, or email us.
— Alice Samtoy (@AliceSamtoy) April 26, 2017
» A peek into the past as Rome’s latest subway dig unearths ancient artifacts.
» Check out some of these rents near busy NYC subway hubs. Can anyone say STICKER SHOCK?!
» Public transit = the great equalizer, connecting people from all walks of life!
» Major #TBT for the TTC when the Yonge Line opened in 1954!
» Meet the innovative musician who makes every second count on NYC’s subway.
» Toronto gets comic-fied with a special nod to the TTC!
» Being nosy on the subway was no problem for James “Smelly” Kelly.
» Need some tips to make your commute more enjoable? Here are 11 ways to boost your transit ride.
» Naomi Watts just cruising around on New York’s transit system. Snapping pics people snapping pics of her!
» A first (to my knowledge!) as Berlin declares subway stations as historic monuments!
» The Weeknd is paying homage to his hometown of Toronto in a new video with his co-star, the TTC subway!
» Suprise – Subway rave! Would this ^^ delight or deter you?
» What does it mean to rely on public transit? Read these people’s stories.
» Who owns transit data? Most transit agencies have open source data but Germany chooses not to do this. Where do you stand?
» 10-year-old goes from selling napkins in Cairo subway to launchin his own art exhibition.
» What beautiful Moscow subway car art. These are reproductions of 78 notable Russian artists’ works showcased on their public transit.
» Finally, please enjoy these awesome “slow-tv” GIFS of NYC subway from 1905-1980s.
Author: Adrienne Coling