Interesting: Traffic dynamics and tips to alleviate congestion from behind the wheel

Good article for starting the weekday commute:

"Why had I never noticed all the 'traffic fluid dynamics' out there? Once my brain became sensitized to it, I started seeing quite a variety of interesting things occurring. Eventually I started using my car to poke at the flowing traffic. Observation eventually leads to experimentation, no? There are amazing things you can do as an 'amateur traffic dynamicist.' The Physics Behind Traffic Jams