Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Roadways map
How America Became a Third World Country (2013-2023)
Democratic Underground.com - 5/22/2013 9:12:00 PM
On the other hand, critical spending for education, environmental protection, and scientific research was not spared, and in many communities the ... In the post-World War II years, the country invested great sums of money in its interstate ...
3 Amazing Images of the Future of Solar
Daily Finance - 5/21/2013 3:51:04 PM
The roads of tomorrow According to Solar Roadways ... HB-SIA is crossing the country, generating data for the second version dubbed HB-SIB, which is expected to be completed in the spring of 2014 and fly around the world in mid-2015.
Soldiers re-occupy Mexico’s Hot Land
Washington Post - 5/22/2013 4:44:09 AM
chasing off corrupt cops and setting up checkpoints along the highways to sniff out traffickers. But their appearance in more and more towns — and the spectacle of masked, ragged irregulars parading around on national television with weapons — has ...
Energy Producing Roads Made From Solar Cells and Glass May Be The Solution To Carbon Emissions and Climate Change
A to Z Nanotechnology - 5/17/2013 11:55:25 PM
and we would still need to transport the energy around the country. In Brusaw's Solar Roadways concept, instead of covering a large area of the Southwest with solar arrays, all of our roads would be paved with glass panels that could collect and distribute ...
Focused on Making Our Roads Safer
LOCAL2 Sault Ste. Marie - 5/10/2013 4:47:04 PM
All enforcement agencies across the country have been invited to participate ... the police and the public to work together to ensure that Canada’s roadways are the safest in the world. Here in Sault Ste Marie and the Township of Prince, there have ...
Pothole Season is in Full Bloom on Long Island Roadways
LONGISLAND.com - 4/19/2013 6:09:14 PM
Another commuter added that Townline Road and Old Northport Roads look ... pothole blitz last month, sending out crews throughout the town to attack the problem. The Town of Islip purchased an asphalt crusher to recycle cracked pavement and use it to fill ...
Disney World Location Parks within Florida - A Magical Family Vacation
Melodika.net - 5/21/2013 8:27:15 AM
Attractions range from the Echo Lake, Animation Courtyard, Pixar, Roadways of The united states and Sundown ... It contains rep restaurants as well as shops manned by the countries citizens. Entire world Showcase also has a 1.Only two miles man-made ...
'The World at Night' can be brightly beautiful – but there's a dark side, too
NBCNews.com - 5/15/2013 1:17:43 AM
Studies suggest that as much as 80 percent of the world's population can no longer see the Milky Way, due to the lights that illuminate our cities and roadways ... And as other countries become more urbanized, the stars disappear from wider ...
Make Road Safety Week a 52-week-long challenge
Kingston Whig - 5/13/2013 1:08:45 PM
It’s an effort among law enforcement agencies, safety organizations, insurers, media and of course, you, the driver, to make our country’s roadways among the safest in the world. But we have a long way to go. Until 2004, Canada had one of the highest ...
National Safety Council Estimates More than 400 Fatal Crashes this Memorial Day Weekend
Digital Journal - 5/20/2013 7:55:38 PM
"NSC issues fatality estimates for major holiday periods to draw attention to the need for drivers to exercise safe driving practices, especially when a significant number of drivers are expected to be traveling on our roadways and highways," said Janet ...
Damaged rail line clogs commute
New Hampshire SentinelSource.com - 5/20/2013 3:37:56 PM
Commuters who would normally take the train between New Haven and New York needed to make other plans today in the aftermath of a derailment that disrupted train service on one of the busiest tracks in the country. “There are going to be ...
Urban renewal? Big US cities showing strong growth
Townhall.com - 5/23/2013 4:21:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Urban renewal? New census estimates show that most of the nation's largest cities further enhanced their allure last year, posting strong population growth for a second straight year. Big cities surpassed the rate of growth ...
The Tenth Annual Ride of Silence Will Begin on May 15 in North America and Continue Around the World
hcpress.com - 5/13/2013 7:49:37 PM
Cyclists will take to the roads in a slow, silent procession to honor cyclists who have been killed or injured while cycling on public roadways. Although cyclists have a legal right to Share the Road with motorists, the motoring public often isn’t ...
WHO Highlights Pedestrians' Risks
Occupational Health Safety - 5/9/2013 7:29:54 AM
Under the banner "Make Walking Safe," the Second United Nations Global Road Safety Week (May 6-12) is being marked with events in nearly 70 countries to draw attention to the needs of pedestrians, generate action on measures to protect them, and contribute ...