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Transportation is Now Largest Source of Pollution in US

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Photo By Dave Herholz (flickr) For the first time in nearly 40 years, the transportation sector in the US has produced more carbon pollution over the past 12 months than any other sector of the economy. The new data from the US Energy and Information Administration (EIA) shows that carbon emissions from transportation have exceeded emissions from […]

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6 Ways to Share the Road with Cyclists

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Because drivers, cyclists and pedestrians all must share the road, accidents are usually unavoidable. And while there are potential dangers to different methods of transportation, driving, cycling or walking can be done safely. Still, if you are aware and cautious of any potential accidents and harm that may come your way, you can more easily […]

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Santa Monica’s Bike Share Lowers Cost for Riders

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 Photo by Serena Grace Starting Monday, August 1, 2016, Santa Monica will lower costs for most riders using its Breeze Bike Share system. Under the current pricing structure, users can choose between a basic, premium or student plan. A basic plan costs $20 a month, $119 a year for nonresidents or $79 a year for residents, […]

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9 Game-Changing Things You Won’t Truly Understand About Metro Bikes Until You Try It

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My first encounter with bike share happened just about a year ago when I traveled to New York City from LA for a few months, and for the first time in a while, I found myself without a bike to ride. Citi Bike was the obvious solution, and it didn’t take long for me to […]

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Pokémon GO Tips: How to Catch Them All

Fullerton, United States - July 13, 2016: Image of people playing pokemon go game on an iphone smartphone devices. Pokemon Go is a popular virtual reality game for mobile devices.

Pokémon GO is officially the most popular app in the history of the U.S. And while some are decrying how annoying its prevalence can be (there’s that get-off-my-lawn guy and these Sydney residents), some are championing its power of getting people off their butts to explore the city. After all, why is it OK to […]

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