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@dishcrawlsj Sounds like a great idea but I’ll be…

@dishcrawlsj Sounds like a great idea but I’ll be at Mount Diablo with about a million other cyclists on Saturday.

$2 million for Bay Trail proposed

Santa Clara County considers Bay Trail Gap funding – Key decision next Tuesday!

A billion dollars per day

The United States spends almost one billion dollars every day on imported crude oil and petroleum products. I disabled the Energy Use widget shortly after the New Year — after seeing 10 digit values on the 2nd day I figured I had an arithmetic error of some kind in the code. I couldn’t imagine that read more »

Math puzzle: Bicycle, string and a rubber ducky

In this day of slickly science and math videos from the likes of John and Hank Green, it’s kind of refreshing to see an old school math demonstration that gets the facts across. Today, the Simons Foundation Mathematical Impressions blog features a mental puzzle involving a bicycle and a piece of string. If you pull read more »

Up Chuck on Revolights City v2.0 Wheels

Revolights sent me a set of their City v2.0 Wheels a few weeks ago. These are wheels with Revolights light rings riveted to the rims. The v2.0 City Wheels come available with a fixed gear hub, a singlespeed hub, or a Shimano 9/10 speed compatible freehub with 36 spoke 2 cross. I am testing the read more »

Silicon Valley traffic, trail and trees report

You’ve all seen complaints about the traffic hazard created by cyclists, with some experts even claiming that bicycles are the single most dangerous element on the roads today. Bikes mow down pedestrians with impunity and cause thousands of traffic accidents on a daily basis. Here’s a case in point: