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How might we keep the lights on, water flowing, and natural world vaguely intact? It starts with grabbing innovative ideas/examples to help kick down our limits and inspire a more sustainable world. We implement with rigorous science backed by hard data.
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Fixed gear bikes, once a status symbol of cool, are now everywhere

Fixed gear bikes, once a status symbol of cool, are now everywhere | Sustainability Science | Scoop.it
Cheap Chinese imports have transformed fixed gear bikes from a hipster fad to a mainstream product, fueling the rise of several Southern California cycling companies.
PIRatE Lab's insight:
More bike fads.
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Oakland bike summit: What's next for cycling advocates?

Oakland bike summit: What's next for cycling advocates? | Sustainability Science | Scoop.it
What do 200 or so bicycle advocates from all corners of California do over the course of a four-day summit in Oakland?
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Californians grow less reliant on cars, survey finds

Californians grow less reliant on cars, survey finds | Sustainability Science | Scoop.it
Californians aren't depending quite as heavily on cars for commutes and errands as they did a decade ago, according to a new survey by Caltrans .
PIRatE Lab's insight:

When you give people the right incentives, they will abandon cars.

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