Thursday, September 5, 2013

233-Years of History of the Bicycle

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The 233-Year History of the Bicycle In One Handy Chart

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It is indeed very interesting to see how this wonderful technology has evolved. To the point where today for a very small amount of money most of the world's population can have a machine which permits us to get about in a hugely efficient (not to say healthy and agreeable) manner.  And indeed, in 2013 what is most interesting about cycling in cities is not the technology . . .  but the way in which it is used.

More to build on there.

africa woman on bicycle - Uganda

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