Language matters when it comes to sharing the road
February 23, 2015, 11:53 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Cars don't kill pedestrians; people driving cars kill pedestrians. Change the words and it becomes much more ominous — and we might actually change our behavior.
Residents to enjoy a bike space per bedroom at new London development
January 27, 2015, 1 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Foster + Partners's 930-unit high-rise development will have enough on-site bike parking to go around and then some.
The quirky 80-mpg, $6,800 Elio should debut next year
November 3, 2014, 10:13 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
The public is wild about the cheap and cheerful three-wheeled Elio, but a $185 million government loan is key to getting it on the road.
Forget electric cars; it's time for electric boats!
August 21, 2014, 8:41 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
Lightweight, inexpensive battery packs are making electric propulsion practical, for everything from yachts and launches to pontoon boats. (Planes, too, but that's another story.)
This hitchhiking blogger also happens to be a robot
June 20, 2014, 4:53 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
A free-spirited robot named hitchBOT is depending on the kindness of strangers as he travels across Canada this summer, posting selfies as he goes.
5 unexpected countries that are leading the way on renewable energy
June 9, 2014, 1:23 p.m. by Sami Grover
Clean tech has made great strides in the U.S. recently. But if you take a look around the globe, you'll find equally encouraging signs.
Forget Bike to Work Day, long live Tube to Work Day!
May 16, 2014, 10:11 a.m. by Shea Gunther
Bike to Work Day is great, but it’s not nearly as fun, exciting, and suit-soaking as Boulder's Tube to Work Day. Check out the action here.