Do Stoplights Need A Fourth Color? (Cool Weird Awesome 1143)

Red, yellow and green have been our standard stoplight colors for over a century. But researchers in North Carolina suggest a fourth color could help driverless cars and those steered by humans share the road.

By |2023-12-08T06:19:28-05:00December 8, 2023|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

Meet The High-Tech Stoplight Of The Future (Cool Weird Awesome 579)

We've had stoplights to direct us and our vehicles through intersections for around a century now. A design studio in Moscow has a concept for a high-tech refresh of stoplight technology. Plus: LEGO builder Douglas Hughes pays tribute to the late, legendary game show host Alex Trebek with a LEGO kinetic sculpture of Jeopardy!

By |2023-12-08T06:31:32-05:00July 22, 2021|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

Here Are A Few Of The Stops On The Road To Stoplights (Cool Weird Awesome 386)

Nobody likes being stuck at a stoplight, but before there were systems in place to make drivers take turns, the roads were not good. Here are a few of the inventions that helped us (mostly) stop crashing into each other.

By |2023-12-04T16:23:06-05:00September 22, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , |
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