PARK(ing) Day

Downtown Evanston will host a PARK(ing) Day this coming Friday, September 19th. “PARK(ing) Day is an annual worldwide event where artists, designers and citizens transform metered parking spots into temporary public parks.” – From the PARK(ing) Day website. Wordwide there … Continue reading

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Swedish Women Invent Invisible Bike Helmet

invisible helmetThe sport of bicycling was recently revolutionized by the invention of the world’s first invisible bike helmet. After working on the project for seven years, these two entrepreneurs were finally ready to release their inflatable, impact-activated helmets. Bearing a strong resemblance, both in design and purpose, to airbags, these helmets have the potential to protect your brain from accidents without the hassle of clunky, classic-style helmets. Add this to the ever-growing list of reasons why you should ride your bike! For the full story and a short video, click HERE.