"After years of federal and local spending on bike routes and other amenities, most cities are ready to handle more cyclists. But many motorists simply don't see their two-wheeled brethren or, when they do, find them aggravating. Managing more cyclists is going to take more than new bike paths or fresh stripes on the roads. It looks as though there is a need, on both sides, for a revolution in manners." --The Economist
Wider and busier
woowoowoo discovered recently that on Google Streetview, the Moonee Ponds Creek trail is wider and busier than he remembered it. Heh.
Now THAT's a SUV
Holy crap, look at this thing! The Dogsled. No one's going to laugh at that 'bent or they'll get squashed!
Universities spend a lot of money, and occupy a lot of space, making car parks. (Yes, I am looking at you, Deakin Burwood Campus!) So why don't they spend a comparatively smaller amount of money reducing the need for this, making their students healthier and their campuses more pleasant? Now there's an idea[via Commute by Bike]