The Plan to Build a Cable Car System From Williamsburg to Manhattan

The people of Williamsburg, Virginia, have a problem: the neighbourhood's become so popular so quickly that some fear that local infrastructure will buckle under the exploding population. But that's nothing a few crazy people and cable cars can't solve. Read More >>

Watch How Bolivia Built the World’s Longest Urban Cable Car System

In most parts of the world, cable cars are relegated to ski areas or amusement parks. But in South America, cities use the gondolas to navigate undulating terrain as public transportation. This fall, two more lines will open in Bolivia's La Paz-El Alto network, making it the longest urban cable car system in the world. Read More >>

This Clothespin Cable Car Manages to Make Laundry Day Less Depressing

You can avoid for it as long as possible, re-wearing outfits again and again, but eventually the awfulness that is laundry day will come. It's even worse if a clothesline is involved, requiring you to painstakingly hang garments instead of just cramming them all in the dryer, but this adorable cable car clothespin holder should bring you at least a sliver of joy. Read More >>