Green Transportation

The latest and greatest on the many ways to move around, from electric cars and hybrid vehicles to commuter and electric bikes.

Stuff: Selecting Gear for a Cross-Country Bicycle Trip

By Rick Stiles

So, I separated my bicycle gear for the cross-country cycling trip into two piles: needed, and nice. The needed items came in at 43 pounds. I will be traveling through towns almost everyday so replenishing items like soap, insect repellant, sun tan lotion, first aid items, bicycle parts, and personal hygiene should be easy. With this in mind I drastically reduced the quantity and different types of consumables: 37.8 pounds.


Take Your Bike to Work

By Rebecca Martin

Bicycling for transportation takes center stage during National Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 17, 2013.


Walking for Health

By Citiwire

American leaders are planning to launch a national summit recognizing the benefits of walking for health.


The 2013 National Bike Challenge Sets High Goal

By The League of American Bicyclists

Last year, more than 30,000 Americans participated in the National Bike Challenge and rode more than 12 million miles. This year, the League of American Bicyclists wants to know if riders are ready for a bigger challenge.


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Bike-Share Programs Across the World

By Janet Larsen

Bike-share programs are now operated in more than 500 cities in 49 countries. Most cities are finding that bike sharing leads to better mobility and safer streets.


Superstar Bike Rail-Trail Is a Vital Link Between Cities

Rails-to-Trails

The Shooting Star State Rail-Trail in southern Minnesota has had a strong impact on the surrounding communities and is becoming a vital link between cities.


Cub Cadet Debuts RZT S ZERO Electric Zero-Turn Riding Mower

Press Release

The all-new RZT S ZERO is available in select markets and will be headlining the Cub Cadet Test Drive Experience Tour.


Shape Up

By Rick Stiles

Optimize your training routine for the best results.




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