Over on How We Get To Next, I've put together a pair of articles about snow. The first is live right now. It examines the approaches that different countries take towards getting rid of too much of it. Here's an excerpt:
Every winter, cities in northern latitudes around the world face a tricky problem — how to get rid of the vast amounts of snow piling up on their pavement. Big snowfalls gum up transport infrastructure and can sometimes sever electrical, gas and communication lines. So what’s the best way to get rid of the white stuff before it causes too much disruption?Read the rest here. The other is coming soon, and I'll post about it separately.