Woman riding a RadMission Electric Metro bike. Photo courtesy of Rad Power Bikes. As the Covid pandemic continues to disrupt business-as-usual, a micromobility revolution is quietly moving forward. The design and range of lightweight human-powered and electric vehicles has evolved and adoption quickly expanded, filling the streets with scooters, mopeds, skateboards, and bicycles in every shape, size, and color imaginable. In this essay, a number of challenges and design-focused cases are considered, drawing on insights from global shared e-scooter company Bird , to leading providers of private vehicles like Unagi Scooters and Rad Power Bikes. It is only recently that car-friendly countries like the U.
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Chris West. Category: Gear. When you live in a large, open-ended city, getting from one place to another is a huge part of your daily routine. Taking on the life of an urban commuter might seem daunting, at first, but making the transition from a large vehicle to that of a small, compact, two-wheeled device is something that everyone should try at least once in their lives. To make the transition even easier, the commuter bicycle is outfitted with a number of quality-of-life additions, including racks, fenders, gears, and lightweight peripherals — this way, riders are able to travel to and from work, pick up groceries, head to the post office, or cruise to their favorite pub with friends. When it comes to affordable bicycles, Schwinn is a name that most people are sure to recognize. The company is something of a household name these days, and the Traveler, its well-rounded commuter bicycle, is a perfect example of minimalist function.
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From Victorian music halls to the gods of rock, it seems that cycling has even influenced the world of music! On bikes. Probably not one for watching in the office.
I love a good music video and I'm excited for more pleasant bike weather, so what better way to celebrate both than by finding a bunch of good music videos featuring bikes? I've picked these top five based on a highly scientific consideration of style, music, humor and a secret "x-factor" that I'm not allowed to reveal until the patent clears. Knowing that, here are my picks for the five best music videos with bikes. I've kept some of the runners-up below -- and let me know if you think I've missed any in the comments OR let me know on Twitter or the HuffPost Green Facebook page.