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New Study: Bicyclists & Protected Bike Lanes Offer Big Savings To Society

<b>Published on</b> August 9th, 2014 | <i>by Cynthia Shahan</i><p>2<p>New Study: Bicyclists & Protected Bike Lanes Offer Big Savings To Society<p>August 9th, 2014 by <b>Cynthia</b> …

Mount your iPhone 5 or 5S to your bike handlebars

I don’t know if you know this, but on London Cyclist we’ve got a bit of thing for chatting about smartphones and bikes:<p>Up until very recently, we …

V E L O C I T Y G I R L

Falling for bikes I see at the Bespoked Handmade Bicycle Show has become an occupational hazard for me, so you can guess what happened when I saw …

The Brooklyn Bridge Has Always Been a Magnet for Mystery

First a grand piano showed up underneath it, then two white flags appeared on top of it. Why does the Brooklyn Bridge attract so many enigmas?<p>On May 31, a grand piano appeared underneath the Brooklyn Bridge without any explanation. More than a month later, the piano a bit worse for wear, the …

The Political Gabfest: The College, Why Bother? Edition

How to use a semicolon

Exploding Kittens

Not Asking for It

The other day I was biking to work when this happened:<p>I wouldn’t think anything of it if it happened once. But I’ve noticed my attire seems to prompt …

Empty Spaces Photography

Originally from Ohio, this is from his 16 years and with the influence of the Silent Hill horror video games series in the horror series, the …

On the Road to Nowhere: Abandoned Bridges

<i>Viaduc de Caramel, France (photograph by Jpmgir/Wikimedia)</i><p>Bridges to nowhere are international monuments of failure. Whether the highways meant to …

Valley of Dolls: A Bizarre Town in Japan Where an Artist is Replacing Departed Residents with Life-Sized Dolls | Colossal

<p>This is one of those things you might never believe if somebody told you, and yet even when faced with the evidence in photos, video, or Google …

Alice in Wonderland Illustrations by Aldous Massie

Magical Alice in Wonderland Illustrations.<p>Aldous Massie got an early publication on WE AND THE COLOR with his “The Tick of Approval” illustration …

Alice In Wonderland

Shelfie Bike Mount

For those of you who live or work in a small space, finding enough room to store all your stuff is really a way of life — and if you ride a bike, it …

McCutcheon v. FEC campaign finance decision: Justice Roberts doesn’t believe in money’s power to corrupt, so there’s that.

Five years ago, when the Supreme Court handed down the decision in <i>Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission</i>, polls showed that the American …

The Ocean Floor Is Littered with Humanity's Garbage

The Unpopular Step That Would Popularize Electric Vehicles

Artists Transform Beach Sand Into Trippy Optical Illusions

#bigwheel

January LAM spotlights Philadelphia. Projects by OLIN Studio, Phila's green infrastructure, new zoo habitats, special-use parks, and a hardworking new green space by Andropogon. Preview the issue here: http://bit.ly/1dNDbqz

12 Common Character Archetypes & How Writers Can Use Them

What is an archetype? Oxford Dictionaries says an archetype is ‘a very typical example of a certain person or thing’. Writers can use this useful …

Spirituality

The 5 Elements Of A Story

What are the five elements of a story? This post offers an interesting way to look at the layers of a story.<p>Many writers believe that stories begin …

Creative Writing

Raymond Chandler’s Ten Commandments for Writing a Detective Novel

Raymond Chandler – along with his hardboiled brethren like Dashiell Hammett and James M. Cain – sandblasted the detective novel of its decorousness …

The next breakthrough for a bike-friendly world: Protected intersections! (video)

This would encourage so many people to bike...<p>Protected bike lanes are great, and thankfully they are becoming more common. But when you reach an …

How Cold Does It Have to Be Before Cities Are Required to Shelter the Homeless? Depends on Where You Are

Portland's Bad-Weather Bike Ride Is Hobbled by (Surprise!) Bad Weather

Portland Sets Another Bicycle Milestone

5 Principles for Building Greener, Healthier Cities

A Century Later, the Expensive Lesson of Reversing the Chicago River