Four different transit lines terminate at the Stillwell Avenue Terminal, which looks like a modern-looking train shed, but in the old-fashioned, late 19th century sense of modern. The mass transit facility is run by solar power, generated by its glass roof.

View slideshow of the Stillwell Avenue Terminal.

PRI's Peabody Award-winning "Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen" from WNYC is public radio's smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, Kurt Andersen introduces you to the people who are creating and shaping our culture. Life is busy — so let "Studio 360" steer you to the must-see movie this weekend, the next book for your nightstand, or the song that will change your life.

More PRI's "Studio 360"

 

Related Stories