Transportation

Guides and Curricula

Green Education Foundation Sustainable Transportation Units

Sustainable Transportation for all levels

Build a rubber band car

Build a hover craft

Build a balloon car

Make a mousetrap car

H2 Educate

Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Posters

Cell Wall Chemistry of Biofuel

 

Apps

Carma Carpooling – Carma Carpooling matches you with nearby people who want to share trips. You can browse profiles, send messages and even invite friends, neighbors or colleagues if you don’t find any matches nearby.

Smart Ride Inc. – empowers your commute by providing real-time arrivals and alerts for many major North American transit agencies.

 

Games

Errand Runthe alternative transportation game

Cities in MotionCities in Motion (CIM) is a city-based mass transportation simulator for the PC. Players operate their own transportation company, building a public network with a variety of vehicle types, including buses, trams, and subway trains.

 

Videos

 

Useful Links

Ecoxplorer – Travel Green, Drive Green, Save Green

Walk and Bike to SchoolNational Bike to School day and many resources

Fuel Economy – The official U.S. government source for fuel economy information

The Rails to Trails Conservancy

Fuel Efficiency of different transports by MPG

Google Transit

Carbon Offset calculator

MapmyridePlan, track, analyze and share your journey with MapMyRide

Bikemap

How Electric Cars Work

How hybrids Work

NASA’s Beginners Guide to Rockets