Flow Mapping the US & European Circulatory Systems

The flow of traffic through US highways
This map shows the total amount of freight tonnage, not precisely the amount of traffic.
The flow of traffic through US highways
The flow of traffic through Alaska highways
Most of the big traffic flows are those between the country’s largest cities. The one that first jumped out at me is the three-way connection between New York, Chicago, and Houston/Dallas. The point in the middle where the three roads meet is Nashville.

Western Europe’s highway system
Western Europe’s highway system

UK highway system

Scandinavia highway system


Via metrocosm.com
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