Posts tagged "bicycling"
Hövding - the airbag for cyclists

Hövding – the airbag for cyclists

The talented people behind Hövding – the airbag for cyclists – have just made a nice short film about why cycle helmets are far from as safe as we think they are. The film highlights the gap between traditional cycle helmets and the new, radically different alternative, that is Hövding.
Bike vs Cars: We Are Many - Kickstarter project by Fredrik Gertten

Bike vs Cars: We Are Many – Kickstarter project by Fredrik Gertten

Bikes vs Cars – We Are Many is not only a film, it’s a bigger global movement. This feature-length documentary by Swedish director Fredrik Gertten (nown for his documentary film Bananas!)  is a work-in-progress aiming for 2014 release.  Fredrik Gerten would like it to be used an engine for all of us that think change is...
Solar-powered cycle stand

Solar-powered cycle stand

Solar energy and cycling are seen as sustainable alternatives to transportation powered by fossil fuels. This efficient design brings the two together in a solar-powered cycle stand called SolarCell that produces a 70-watt light. Motion detectors integrated into the cycle stand have a range of 80 meters, triggering the embedded LED lighting to illuminate the...