06 May '11, 3am

May Is National Bike Month! 3 Reasons To Celebrate #transportation #health via @ecosphericblog

May Is National Bike Month! 3 Reasons To Celebrate #transportation #health via @ecosphericblog

May is National Bike Month in the United States, including Bike to Work Week from May 16-20 and Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 20 . In cities and towns all over the country, car lovers will ditch their four-wheeled gas guzzlers for two-wheeled transportation machines of a cleaner variety. To celebrate, we’ll be posting a weekly article about cool bikes, benefits of biking, biking tips, and pro-bike legislation! If you’d like to host a Bike Month event in your area, be sure to check out the League of American Bicyclists’ Bike Month Guide to learn how to get started and how to promote your event. For now, let’s kick things off with three excellent reasons to dust off your bike this month: 1. It’s better for the environment. Autos are the single largest source of U.S. air pollution . More bicycles on the road means a smaller carbon footprint. Most car trips occur only 2 mile...

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May Is Bike Month: Alpha Bike Pushes Limits Of Cycling Technology via @crispgreen

May Is Bike Month: Alpha Bike Pushes Limits Of ...

crispgreen.com 06 May '11, 7pm

Has a group of five UPenn engineering students invented the most high tech bike in the world? You be the judge. Editor's N...

It’s National Remodeling Month

It’s National Remodeling Month

craftingagreenworld.com 07 May '11, 2pm

I do have a couple of projects on my to-do list but they’re going to have to wait like repainting and decorating my living...

Sea levels are rising higher and faster, and so's the movement that can quell them, #350ppm

Sea levels are rising higher and faster, and so...

350.org 06 May '11, 2am

Here in the South Pacific, we've got our sights firmly set on September 24th - but it's this month of May that we're reall...

Here's some video inspiration in honor of natio...

earthjustice.org 12 May '11, 8pm

If you didn't ride to work, you can at least watch these cool videos Today is national Bike to Work Day. In honor of all o...

How ASES is Innovating Conference Training - Th...

renewableenergyworld.com 05 May '11, 3pm

Previously administered by Conenergy, this pre-conference training program has been one of the most sought after in the in...

11 Reasons to Stop Eating Dairy

11 Reasons to Stop Eating Dairy

care2.com 07 May '11, 8am

Milk and dairy products are not the health foods we’ve been told they are. Here are 11 reasons to stop consuming them: 1. ...

Bike to Work Week: #BikeCommuting Tips (via @glueandglitter)

Bike to Work Week: #BikeCommuting Tips (via @gl...

care2.com 14 May '11, 9pm

Bike to Work Week starts on Monday, and the League of American Bicyclists is challenging folks to ditch their cars and rid...

Do you bike commute to work? Smart ways to dress

Do you bike commute to work? Smart ways to dress

mnn.com 09 May '11, 9am

First off, in addition to paying careful attention to the weather, I’d explore your options for changing and storing cloth...

Ditch the car and get a bike, a transit farecard, and a smartphone:

Ditch the car and get a bike, a transit farecar...

grist.org 11 May '11, 12am

Ditch the car and get a bike, a transit farecard, and a smartphone. Photo: Nokton Cross-posted from Shareable . Two years ...

Real Estate Portfolio Managers Find Millions of Reasons to Go Green

Real Estate Portfolio Managers Find Millions of...

greenbiz.com 05 May '11, 11am

Real estate investment managers came late to the green game, said Peter Belisle, president of energy and sustainability se...

How employers can encourage happy, healthy bike commuters

How employers can encourage happy, healthy bike...

grist.org 09 May '11, 3pm

Good post, Elly. I commute to work on my bike as often as possible, and I ride the bus when the weather does not permit. I...

Today is the first day of NWF's Garden for Wild...

nwf.org 01 May '11, 9pm

**Special offer for May only** A tree planted in your honor! Through National Wildlife Federation's Trees for the 21st Cen...

Create a Dog-Friendly Wildlife Garden: -May is ...

nwf.org 01 May '11, 7pm

A Certified Wildlife Habitat is a place that welcomes birds, butterflies and other local wildlife. All you need to do is p...

How Monsanto May Destroy Itself: Monsanto may destroy its own crops with its own Roundup Ready herbicide.

How Monsanto May Destroy Itself: Monsanto may d...

care2.com 07 May '11, 3pm

I just read a fabulous article by Melanie Warner entitled, “Mystery Science: More Details on the Strange Organism That Cou...

Bike to Work Week May 16-20. Choose biking for Pick 5 & submit biking pics to environment photo project. #EPA

Bike to Work Week May 16-20. Choose biking for ...

epa.gov 13 May '11, 6pm

You are here: EPA Home Bike to Work More on Bike To Work and any events near you, from the League of American Bicyclists. ...