25 Dec '12, 7pm

Grist List’s best bike stories of 2012

Grist List’s best bike stories of 2012

Finding non-car ways to get around is a crucial part of making life on Earth sustainable. But bike-culture types can be really offputting (search your feelings; you know it to be true). So we try to bring you cool bike designs, bike accessories, and bike-related stories to make the world of human-powered conveyance look more accessible. Here are some of the most popular ones from the last year. London’s elevated bike network “A London architect is trying to convince the mayor that the way to expand the city’s bike infrastructure is not on the streets but in the air. His firm calls the idea SkyCycle , and it looks totally awesome, like a cross between the High Line and the credits of Futurama.” A couple that moved all their worldly possessions by bike “Granted, they were only moving a mile down the road, they’re skilled bikers (he works at a bike shop), and one imagines tha...

Full article: http://grist.org/list/grist-lists-best-bike-stories-of-2012/

Tweets

Grist List’s best genius kids of 2012

Grist List’s best genius kids of 2012

grist.org 25 Dec '12, 5pm

Grist List’s best genius kids of 2012 By Jess Zimmerman Particular obsessions inevitably emerge as we try to bring you the...

Grist List’s best weird creatures of 2012

Grist List’s best weird creatures of 2012

grist.org 25 Dec '12, 6pm

Grist List’s best weird creatures of 2012 By Jess Zimmerman Yes, we consider it our duty to bring you cute animals. But ju...

Grist List’s best animal videos of 2012

grist.org 25 Dec '12, 4pm

Whether you celebrate the holiday today or not, the end of December is a good time to reflect on the previous year and the...

We will be counting down the top 10 most popula...

darpa.mil 24 Dec '12, 9pm

NASA estimates more than 500,000 pieces of hazardous space debris orbit the earth, threatening satellites that support pea...

News: CT's Best of 2012

News: CT's Best of 2012

crookedtongues.com 24 Dec '12, 4pm

It's the most wonderful time of the year — that time when everybody does their "best of" list of shoes and every list is p...

No iPad-exclusive Rookies huh? The 12 Best Collaborations of 2012

No iPad-exclusive Rookies huh? The 12 Best Coll...

nicekicks.com 26 Dec '12, 6pm

In 2012, the sneakerhead community experienced the mainstreaming of collaboration. It’s not that collaborations hadn’t hap...

The best of luxury in 2012 – Part 1 #luxury

The best of luxury in 2012 – Part 1 #luxury

luxurylaunches.com 26 Dec '12, 11am

It’s been a year packed with opulence and abundance! Supercars, jets, megayachts, speeded up the luxe factor just as out-o...

Last post of 2012, my Top 5 Best of posts of the year.

Last post of 2012, my Top 5 Best of posts of th...

winniekepala.com 27 Dec '12, 4am

2012 has been another interesting year for me, professionally and personally. My blog here on WinnieKepala.com has been a ...

best and creative shoes ever

modparade.com 30 Dec '12, 3pm

A quirky design. This laced rainboots is made of plastic material which is waterproof. Pair with a quirky socks to perfect...

100 percent recycled bike is straight out of Portlandia

100 percent recycled bike is straight out of Po...

grist.org 24 Dec '12, 8pm

Watch this Kickstarter video and tell me this guy isn’t a Fred Armisen character. You can’t. He is. And, true to form, he’...

Here in Tassie, @metro_tasmania have announced ...

metrotas.com.au 26 Dec '12, 9pm

Metro is trialing bike racks on some of its services from 30 December 2012 to 2 February 2013. Make the commute to work ea...

BEST OF 2012: Textiles made from cremated human...

ecouterre.com 26 Dec '12, 9pm

Kerry Greville believes that the human body has resource potential after death. The Central Saint Martins student, who's p...

Cleantech Stories of the Week: Best of 2012 and what to look for in 2013: Tech news from around the web you don...

Cleantech Stories of the Week: Best of 2012 and...

treehugger.com 28 Dec '12, 2pm

Most Awesome Robots of 2012 We take a look back at our favorite robot stories: from the miniature ... by Jaymi Heimbuch in...

10, 9, 8, 7 … Counting down the most popular Grist stories of 2012

10, 9, 8, 7 … Counting down the most popular Gr...

grist.org 01 Jan '13, 12pm

Each year at this time, Grist’s writers and editors walk, hats in hand, to the people who keep track of the traffic number...

The 10 Biggest Equipment Stories of 2012

golfdigest.com 30 Dec '12, 12pm

It was difficult not to notice Matt Every's putter at the Sony Open in Hawaii. The large-headed, rectangular-shaped putter...