RETREET redefines disaster relief by engaging communities to replant lost trees.
SUNDAY SHOW & TELL vol.59
If you were to step back in time 100 years, the streets of NYC would be noticeably barren of trees. As the population grew by 65% and more and taller buildings jutted towards the sky, leafy green protrusions also spread across the cityscape. Take a look at some amazing before and after shots that truly show what a difference a tree makes!
NYC BEFORE AND AFTER (photos/article)
As the holidays approach, stories abound of wonderful organizations holding bike giveaways for needy children. Do a quick search! One in particular is especially inspiring. For years, The Bicycle Man gave hundreds of children in the Fayetteville area of North Carolina happiness on two wheels. Now, his widow carries on his legacy.
THE BICYCLE MAN GIVEAWAY (video)
Need to take a break for all the merriment? Enjoy a virtual stroll through some of the most gorgeous paths on the planet. Even better, go for a walk and soak in the subtle beauty of your own neighborhood!
MAGICAL PATHS (photos)
SUNDAY SHOW & TELL vol.13
Happy New Year! Our resolutions? More trees and more miles!
Still have your Christmas tree and looking for a good way to dispose of it? Check out the link below for some tree-incarnation ideas! After that, meet the oldest trees and oldest cyclist in the world.
CHRISTMAS TREE RECYCLING IDEAS
THE OLDEST CYCLIST IN THE WORLD
SUNDAY SHOW & TELL vol.11
Snowed in this winter? Lost your electricity? Spend some time turning your bicycle into a generator! Not only will the power help keep you warm, so will making it. Then again, if you had a snow bike, nothing could stop you from making an escape. Ride on! Before you go, take a look at the origin of the Christmas Tree. And if you would like to offset your purchase of one, consider joining The communiTREE.