March 27, 2011

Sad to see empty bike racks

Regular followers of the world’s leading blog about architecture and bicycles—oh, and occasionally dumb looking helmets—will know I have been writing a book on the topic as well. A few of the general ideas discussed in […]
March 25, 2011

Planning Main Street for bikes.

Can you imagine a traffic engineer getting a job as a movie director?  The time would come for shooting a street scene, and the extras would all be told to walk single file, wait for the […]
March 25, 2011

Velo-City, by architect Chris Hardwicke

A tailwind draft, always. Dry roads. Lanes for slow and fast riders, and overtaking. Signage like drivers are used to—never mind stupid cycleway maps. Oh and an elegant exo-skeletal structure with archi-cache. This proposal by Chris […]
March 24, 2011

How cyclists and environmentalists sometimes might differ

If I may whine, I do find it personally distasteful when climate change skeptics are spoken of as though they are evil. Can I not hold onto some healthy skepticism, yet ultimately side with climate change […]
March 24, 2011

Bicycle Parking Stations on Youtube