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Why Don't Ants Get Stuck In Traffic?
They're just as numerous as we are, but they move way more smoothly. Here's what we could learn from the tiny critters.
How Not To Get Stuck In Traffic
A few lessons from science on how to make your commute a little easier.
How Closing Roads Can Speed Up Traffic
Learn about the Braess Paradox.
Key Facts In This Video
The Braess paradox is a counterintuitive phenomenon stating that closing roads can actually speed up traffic. 00:01
In physics, the Braess paradox can affect how far a set of springs stretches under a constant force. 06:18
The Braess paradox is used in basketball to explain the Ewing paradox. 06:37
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