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How much can the route to and from work influence our physical and psychological health? You might be surprised. Before Charles Montgomery joins us on Think at noon, check out the research that inspired his book Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design.

It's tough out there for commuters.

A new U.S. Census report shows that more than 10 million Americans commute an hour or more each way to work. (And more folks commute into Dallas County -- a half-million-plus -- than into just about any other county in the country. Plus ... you guessed it ... almost all of them arrive by car.)