Can we escape our car-centric world?

The American dream of suburban home ownership and the freedom to roam the country via interstate highways has unwittingly trapped many of us in car-dominated cities and homes, writes Michael Webber, a UT Austin engineering professor now serving as Chief Science and Technology Officer at ENGIE, in a new article in Mechanical Engineering magazine. The remedy: taking control of our mobility options by pushing back on homebuilders and city planners. Read more.