In the United States, highways and roads are part of our everyday lives. Roads are one of our primary ways of getting around! Have you ever wondered how roads are designed? What about that construction on the side of the road–how are roads built, anyway? How are engineers keeping our roads safe? How do roads shape our society?
We will delve into the foundations of road design, exploring how influential they are in communities as well as specific facets of their use. Roads aren’t just for personal travel–they also allow for exchange of goods between areas! All those trucks on the highway are going somewhere! Join us to learn more about this driving force of society!
The Transportation Series may be Taken in any Order:
- Transportation I: A Drive Along American Roads
- Transportation II: Trains, Planes, & Shipping Lanes
- Transportation III: A Trek Through Time
- Transportation IV: The Worldwide Tour