Bikes

transportation

How Bike Share Systems Are Failing Us

Lower-income residents and people of color are less likely to use bike share systems in the US. Here’s why and what cities can do to make the bikes more accessible to everyone.
Anita Hamilton
8.21.18
Moveable

Bike Sharing Is Doomed to Fail in Most American Cities

Dallas' chaotic experiment in bike sharing is a case in point.
Tracey Lindeman
2.5.18
Desus & Mero

This Bicyclist Waged War on a Vespa with Roman Candles

VICELAND's Desus and Mero unpack a video of an Italian biker losing his nerve and going after a motorist who cut him off.
Sarah Bellman
12.21.17
Tunnel Vision

The L Train Shutdown May Spawn a New Generation of Bike People

Will subway-addicted New Yorkers really go in on bikes when America's largest subway shuts down one of its major lines? Experts and advocates sure hope so.
John Surico
9.6.17
Whodunit?

Google Tells City ‘Local Adolescents’ Are Throwing its Bikes Into a Mountain View Creek

Mountain View public records show Google asked for help in retrieving its abandoned bikes from Stevens Creek.
Sarah Emerson
7.31.17
Google

Someone Is Throwing Google’s Bikes Into a Creek

It looks like vandalism, but is part of a bigger trend that's making local people mad.
Ankita Rao
7.19.17
Comics!

'Poison and Morpho,' Today's Comic by Mark Todd

Poison and Morpho are two best friends who like to eat wings, watch movies, and have serious jam sessions.
Mark Todd
6.18.17
Premiere

Just Phat and Funky Wheelies With Royal Canoe and Begonia in "Fussin'"

The soundtrack for extremely fussy babies on bikes this summer.
Devin Pacholik
6.9.17
cycling

Italian Cyclist Michele Scarponi Struck by Van, Killed While Training

"We left a great champion and a special guy, always smiling in every situation​."
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.22.17
Books

This Bike Poet Delivers Dreams to Your Doorstep

For $45, Mathias Svalina's Dream Delivery Service will bring you custom-written poems straight from his subconscious.
Blake Butler
4.5.17
coffee

The Life and Death of Portland’s Bike-Powered Coffee Roaster

Portland is known for bikes, coffee, and hipsters. If you put those three things together, you get a charm-oozing café fueled by a bicycle-powered, wood-fired coffee roaster.
Jack Rushall
12.13.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Bike Lock Is Supposed to Make Thieves Puke if They Cut It

Cyclists may soon start waging chemical warfare on thieves.
Mike Pearl
10.21.16
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