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Composer Creates Entire Symphony Made Only From The Sounds Of A Bicycle

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 01.17.2014 | Arts

Composer Johnnyrandom has just released a fascinating "symphony of spokes." What exactly does that mean? The composition, entitled "Bespoken," was...

A Girl on Her Bike

Robin Korth | Posted 03.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Robin Korth

Just recently -- 48 years later -- I bought myself a brand new bike. And you know what? I sing on this bike. I let my voice rise in wonder and love. My heart cries from my throat with joy and laughter, with awe and gratitude. I let it rip and roar as I pedal and explore this city that I call home.

Why You Should Never Bike to Work

Brendan Leonard | Posted 02.10.2014 | Green
Brendan Leonard

You can't be wearing a bike helmet and messing up your hair before work. Fact: Hair products are not portable, and are not designed for use outside of your home bathroom or a hair salon. And let's face it: Your hairstyle is a work of carefully crafted art, not something that can be rushed.

11 Signs You're Definitely a Cyclist

Michelle Arthurs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Michelle Arthurs

It all started so innocently -- a couple of rides down the sea front, commuting to and from work, perhaps a little time trial to see how you're doing... and oh -- it's happened -- you're no longer "a person who cycles" but "a cyclist."

Kindness One: A Chance Meeting Reaffirms a Traveler's Faith

Leon Logothetis | Posted 11.20.2013 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

A man who walks the walk and talks the talk is rare. A man who lives his dream is a man who touches lives. Money is not what buys you freedom; it is by living fully that we are connected to the inherent freedom we all possess within.

Alice Bought a House on eBay

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 10.08.2013 | HuffPost Home
Sidonie Sawyer

My friend Alice is a graphic designer who draws, for a living, those funny little tags you see on gifts and bouquets; she also creates greeting cards ...

Tips to Survive City Riding on Bikeshare

Chris Abraham | Posted 10.01.2013 | DC
Chris Abraham

If you're in an urban environment and have taken to the streets on a pedal bike, be it through a bikeshare scheme or on your own bike, you're going to get yourself killed unless you pay close attention to my 35 of riding in cities on the street.

Astoria Characters: The Ice Riders

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 09.15.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Jet, David and Chelsea are the Ice Riders, and this is their first snow cone of the day. They've been peddling -- and pedaling -- their frosty confections since they built their Ice Riders contraption last year.

Citibike - The Perfect Marketing Campaign

Richard Robbins | Posted 08.31.2013 | Business
Richard Robbins

I'm not usually quick to praise large banks. But I have to give credit where credit is due -- Citibike is the perfect marketing program and especially notable for a company that has taken a number of hits to its image in recent years.

Astoria Characters: The Walk-On Woman

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 08.04.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

You can set your clock by Dana D'Ascoli. Every morning in every kind of weather, she's in Astoria Park logging lightning laps from 5 to 6. And it's not just around the park. Dana's running role in life has been careering away from things she doesn't love to do.

Read This Craiglist Ad Now

Posted 07.03.2013 | Comedy

Some men were born to be artists. Others, captain of industry. But we found one guy whose calling is clear: Writing Craigslist ads. The seller, Rya...

WATCH: The Lure Of The Open Road

Ethan Gelber | Posted 03.05.2013 | Travel
Ethan Gelber

In 2007, at the happy-long-road-ahead age of 23, Englishman Tom Allen launched into the world. He headed out of his village with plans to "cycle a lap of the Earth." Three and a half years, 12,000 mapless miles and 32 countries later comes the film Janapar.

WATCH: Thief Gets Some 'Street Justice'

Posted 11.17.2012 | Miami

Keith Kirk, 30, appeared in Broward County circuit court Thursday on charges he stole a $600 bicycle from outside of a Fort Lauderdale convenience sto...

WATCH: One Man Reinvents The Bicycle

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 11.15.2012 | Technology

The bicycle's already pretty simple, but could it be simpler still? One man on the West Coast thinks so and is betting his business on the answer. But...

A Ride With Bradley Wiggins

Darryl Roberts | Posted 12.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Darryl Roberts

Shortly after the Tour de France, I was invited to do a long bike ride with Bradley Wiggins in his hometown in England. It was called my Ride with Brad.

Broken Ribs, Coma... Sign Me Up!

Felice Shapiro | Posted 09.17.2012 | Fifty
Felice Shapiro

I have a secret and I need to share it.

Bride And Groom Battle Ninjas On Way To Altar

Posted 06.21.2012 | Weddings

Most engaged couples experience obstacles on their way to the altar, but none as ridiculous as what Australian newlyweds Wendy Gowing and Gary Pore fa...

Underrated Albums of the 90s -- Part 2

Robbie Gennet | Posted 08.08.2012 | Home
Robbie Gennet

You might know the superhooky "You Get What You Give" which was ubiquitous on radio around that time, but if you haven't heard Gregg Alexander's entire masterpiece, you are really missing out.

Share the Road and the Future

Michael Brune | Posted 07.15.2012 | Green
Michael Brune

Bicycle commuting in the U.S. was up by 40 percent from 2000 to 2010. That's great, but it's only scratching the surface of how biking could transform our country.

Thief Returns Stolen Bicycle With Apology Note, Candy Bar

STV | Posted 04.18.2012 | Crime

A remorseful thief has returned a stolen bicycle to its owner along with an apology note and a chocolate bar near Dumfries....

Amazing Mind-Control Bike Shifts Gears Via Brain Waves

Posted 03.12.2012 | Science

By: Francie Diep, InnovationNewsDaily Staff Writer Published: 03/10/2012 02:29 PM EST on InnovationNewsDaily AUSTIN - There were about fifteen m...

Astoria Characters: The Cosmopolitan Cafe Owners

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 03.04.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Mundo, a jewel box of foreign flavors and cosmopolitan cultures, fuses fare from Turkey, Argentina, Brazil, the Middle East and the Mediterranean, a mix that stirs Astoria's melting pot with panache.

WATCH: A Unique Video Perspective On Berlin

Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger | Posted 02.18.2012 | Travel
Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger

Equipped with a GoPro camera -- the small HD recorder usually reserved for action sports -- we explored a variety of neighborhoods in Berlin to make this short film about "urban motion." 2011-12-19-berlinride300cm121911.jpg

What I Wore: A Girl And Her Bicycle

What I Wore | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

From What I Wore: A kid (or adult) will never forget the first time he or she learned to ride a bicycle. Imagine the look on a child's face when th...

Astoria Characters: The Urban Rider

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 01.16.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

He doesn't take the subway. He doesn't take the bus. When Matthew Nicholas Mastrorocco wants to go someplace, he jumps on his bike and rides like the wind.