What are Pedicabs? When we think of bicycles, we tend to think of the two-wheel bikes or maybe tricycles (if you have kids), but there are more types of pedal propelled modes of transportation than that! One of the popular ones, particularly in many areas of Asia and in large […]
Rob Greenfield Rоb Greenfield іѕ аn American аdvеnturеr, еnvіrоnmеntаl асtіvіѕt, аnd еntrерrеnеur. Hе hаѕ mаdе іt hіѕ lіfе’ѕ рurроѕе tо inspire a hеаlthу Eаrth, оftеn with attention-grabbing tасtісѕ. He is аlѕо thе brain bеhіnd Green Rіdеrѕ, dоіng Gооd Dееdѕ оn Bikes across the USA ѕummеr оf 2017. Thе Grееn Riders […]
Texting more dangerous than drunk driving A test by Car and Driver magazine showed that texting is more dangerous than driving drunk. A Virginia Tech study showed that texting is 17 times more dangerous than just talking on the phone. A Harris poll showed that 66% of respondents admitted to […]
Planning for bicycle facilities doesn’t exist in a vacuum. Activists who want more bicycle facilities in their communities need to understand about transportation planning in general.
Also known as Our Lady of Ghisallo; Madonna of Ghisallo Profile Medieval legend says that Count Ghisallo was travelling near the village of Magréglio when he was attacked by highway bandits. Spotting a image of the Virgin Mary in a roadside shrine, he broke away from his attackers and ran […]
Consequences of oil addiction Wars for oil are an obvious consequence of our addiction to oil. But there are lesser-known atrocities. Take the case of Ken Saro-Wiwa. He campaigned in Nigeria to stop Shell and Chevron from taking over native people’s lands to drill for oil. The oil companies, in […]