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Bicycles in Aleppo

Those spending their time conquering the Seven Summits or riding the Divide might ask “What is Aleppo?” Embed from Getty Images

Bicycles on a car-free Champs-Elysees Paris

People showed up by the zillions to enjoy a walk and a bike ride on car-free Avenue des Champs-Élysées on Sunday, May 8, 2016. More photos below. Embed from Getty Images

Hey Google: Robot bicycles are already a thing

By now you’ve seen the Google self driving bicycle video. I began planning for today about six months ago when I talked with a film studies student at UC Santa Cruz about creating a video for the same concept of an autonomous bicycle. We began the process of storyboarding and conceptualizing the look of the read more »

Japanese pet porter bicycles

Do you know about those delivery bicycles with small front wheels and large front baskets? In Japan, these bike are apparently marketed for carrying your pets. This is the Coloco “Potta” — pronounced “po tah” (think how a Japanese person might pronounce porteur) — which retails for the equivalent of $360 American plus shipping. Another read more »

Bicycles in the news

Don’t try this at home, kids, even if you’re a professional.

Bicycles at a Brazilian Oktoberfest

Revelers ride bicycles during Oktoberfest on October 24, 2015 in Blumenau, Brazil. The city, founded in 1850 by Dr. Hermann Bruno Otto Blumenau and seventeen other German immigrants, helds its annual Oktoberfest last weekend. An estimated 30 percent of the city’s 320,000 residents are of German descent. Its Oktoberfest is one of the largest in read more »