The Best in Bike Infrastructure
For the bike and transportation nerds - you know you're out there - a few impressive photo galleries from the Guardian:
Bike infrastructure eye candy: The best cycling infrastructure in cities around the world
Architectural bike eye candy: Architecture for bikes - in pictures
Solar panels embedded in the cycle path could generate enough electricity to power three houses: World's first solar cycle lane opening in the Netherlands
Finally, a more substantive, and highly recommended article for those interested in creating, or living in, bikeable communities. Innovation in, lycra out: What Copenhagen can teach us about cycling. The also contains four short videos - here's one of them:
Episode 07 - Micro Design - Top 10 Design Elements in Copenhagen's Bicycle Culture from Copenhagenize on Vimeo.
It is always inspiring to see such elegant solutions around the world; hopefully enough people ask "why not here?" wherever here happens to be.