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A natural experiment shows electric scooters really do cut traffic

Low-angle view of a row of Lime-S Electric Scooters parked on a pavement.

Trips on electric scooters displace car travel, not just journeys on foot and public transport. Credit: ICV/Alamy

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Nature 611, 206 (2022)



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