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    The Benefits of Owning a Scooter

    Have you ever thought about getting a scooter to help travel around our nation’s (the UK’s) capital? You might want to think about it. Check out the infographic below and you might think differently about scooters. Some of you might think that the Tube is adequate transport, but wouldn’t it be lovely to not have to […] More

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    B-cycle Membership Goes Nationwide

    There are over a dozen B-cycle bike-sharing programs across the U.S. Until now, however, membership would just be good for the city in which you signed up. That’s going to change this week. Annual memberships will now be valid in all 15 locations in which B-cycle is located (and, presumably, in any cities where B-cycle […] More

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    London Cycle Scheme “Boris Bikes” Visualized

    London is one of the latest big cities to implement a modern bike sharing program. The “cycle scheme” (as they call it in England) is popularly called “Boris Bikes” now, named after London Mayor Boris Johnson. To help show the effect of this program, Oliver O’Brien of the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University […] More

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    Where’s the World’s Most Painful Commute?

    I was just writing earlier on the power of cities and the progressive transportation choices cities can take to turn the world around (environmentally, economically, and otherwise). Looking at this from a different (and perhaps more negative) angle, IBM recently released a global “Commuter Pain Study.” More