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Biking to Work

This Water Bottle For Bikes Turns Air Into Water As You Ride

The Huffington Post | Kerry Flynn | Posted 12.15.2014 | Technology

Someday soon, cyclists might never again have to worry about running out of water on a hot and humid day. A gadget created by Kristof Retezár, an ...

More Americans Are Making This Healthy Change To Their Commute

AP | Posted 07.08.2014 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans are biking to work, though their numbers are still tiny compared to those in cars. A new report from...

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.

Life in the Green Lane: 21st Century Biking

Jay Walljasper | Posted 11.11.2013 | Green
Jay Walljasper

We need something like this in the U.S., I told everyone when I got back home. Impossible, people would tell me. Special bike lanes are strictly a European thing that would never fit in our newer, auto-dominated cities

LOOK: How Bike To Work And Show Up Looking Good

Posted 08.23.2013 | Healthy Living

By Susi Wunsch for Bicycling magazine Propelled by the advancing popularity of transit and urban riding, along with an ever-broadening definition o...

Tomorrow Is Bike To Work Day!

Posted 05.16.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Chris Baskind: There's never been a better time to consider walking, public transportation — or the greenest, most e...

The Biking vs. Driving Calculator

J.D. Roth | Posted 10.22.2012 | Money
J.D. Roth

For longer trips (such as the 8-1/2 mile jaunt into downtown Portland), I've been using my bike. Portland has one of the country's best biking cultures, so this is easy to do. And fun. And it's cost effective. How cost effective? That's the real question, isn't it?

One Car-Less Girl

Kristina Groves | Posted 07.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Kristina Groves

I no longer felt that this car reflected who I was, that instead it represented all of the things I didn't want in my life. It was the opposite of what I wanted -- it was stifling, expensive, inefficient, and unnecessary.

5 Lame Excuses For Not Riding Your Bike To Work ... And Their Solutions

Posted 04.17.2012 | Healthy Living

Spring's arrival means the growth of many things: plants, animals and a preponderance of people who are newly commuting by bicycle. And why not? I...

INFOGRAPHIC: 'How Bikes Can Save Us'

Posted 12.13.2011 | Green

Biking to work may be difficult for Americans who have long commutes and live in isolated areas, but there's a lot to be gained by leaving the car at ...

The Ubiquitous Bike Culture Of Copenhagen

Christine Negroni | Posted 02.12.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Copenhagen has ambitions to increase the number of two-wheeled-commuters to 50% by 2015, and I hope they achieve it. Even more, I hope their progress sends a message far beyond Denmark and encourages the rest of the world to adopt pedal power, the ever-renewable-energy source.

Biking To Work Surges In Popularity

Mother Nature Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

You don't have to buy a Nissan Leaf to have an emissions-free ride to work. Instead of shelling out in excess of $20,000 for a fancy new electric vehi...

How To Bike To Work: A Guide

Ideal Bite | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With a little prep and the right gear, you won't need to worry about breaking down between a bus and a Beemer, or even losing your way - you can just ...

Spring Has Sprung! So Start Biking To Work

Chelsea Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Biking keeps you healthy and makes you feel better Regular exercise helps people feel better; studies show that cyclists are absent fewer days and are...

How To Start Biking To Work (VIDEO)

Grist | Umbra Fisk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Commuting by bike is a great step to take if you want to quickly and drastically reduce your daily expenses and your carbon footprint. It can be kind ...