This fascinating new video put out by CGP Grey breaks down how and why grid lock happens — and let us say, it is eye opening.
The video aims to prove how human error and our short attention spans are primarily the reasons for these traffic woes. But it also offers up a super simple solution –we should all get self driving cars.
Okay so we may be a couple years away from that, but being aware of what causes traffic and actively trying to stop it is of the utmost importance. Watch the fascinating video in the player above.
Image via CGP Grey