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Category archives: mobility

  • The Moscow Metro

  • Some eye-catching pictures of the Moscow Metro, one of the world's most beautiful underground railway. It opened on 15 May 1935 and eighty years on, it transports up to nine million people a day, with expansion plans set to make it the world’s fourth largest subway system by 2020.
  • 8 Amazing Vehicles That No Longer Exist

  • In this film, we take a look at eight incredible transport inventions that we sadly don't get to travel around in anymore. But luckily, some of them are making a comeback. Take a look at our film and let us know if you'd fancy taking any of these on your way to work! Want to see the original newsreels that went into t[...]
  • Soviet Bus Stops

  • By chance I discovered a phenomenon that set in motion a photographic journey that would span 12 years and 13 countries. Hunting for the most amazing road side bus shelters in the former Soviet Union would become my muse and my reason to travel. During a cycling trip from London to St. Petersburg in the autumn of 2002[...]
  • Cycling or Skating?

  • Pathé News was a producer of newsreels, cinemagazines, and documentaries from 1910 until 1970 in the United Kingdom. Its founder, Charles Pathé, was a pioneer of moving pictures in the silent era. The Pathé News archive is known today as “British Pathé”. Its collection of news film and movies is fully digitised and ava[...]
  • LINKA : World's First Auto-Unlocking Smart Bike Lock

  • Our team came together with one clear mission: to find a way to eliminate the opportunity for bikes to be stolen. The purpose behind our mission is to provide a sense of security to bikers and encourage cycling as a lifestyle. How is LINKA unique? We discovered that 85% of bikes that are stolen are ridden away inconsp[...]
  • Mierīgi!

  • Mierīgi! is a mock–up we built on Miera Street in Riga in September 2014 to test what the street profile would look and feel like with combined tram and car lanes, wider sidewalks and real cycle lanes. Not bad at all. We would like to thank: Rīga 2014, Survival Kit, Rīgas domes Satiksmes departaments, Miera ielas Rep[...]
  • Face-o-mat

  • “I’m a portrait machine, I’m a psychiatrist, I do plastic surgery, I’m a prophet. I see behind the face, I’m an illustrator, I am Face-o-mat” “We want machines to make our lives easier, we need machines to work harder, we like machines that make us lonely, we can’t live without machines. We are not machines” Tobias Gu[...]
  • Swelling the riding space

  • To celebrate the International No Car Day a few Latvian activists from a branch of the bicycle advocacy group Let’s Bike it recently created a visual reminder of the space taken by cars on a typical road. To accomplish this, the group fabricated bamboo skeletons shaped like actual cars and mounted them on their bikes. [...]
  • Portable Cardboard Standing Desk

  • Refold is proud to present its cardboard standing desk. 100% recyclable and completely New Zealand made it showcases the perfect combination of innovation and environmental awareness. This desk enables your lifestyle. It folds into a lightweight, compact carry case, allowing you to work and live the way you want. Th[...]
  • Rush Hour

  • The Argentinian director transforms a typical intersection into an absurdly choreographed dance of cloned cars, bicyclists and pedestrians who at almost every moment appear destined to collide. Fernando Livschitz is a young-but-skilled expert in special effects that are perfectly (and proprietarily) designed to fit [...]
  • Copenhagen Wheel

  • The Copenhagen Wheel transforms your bicycle into a smart electric hybrid, quickly and easily. The Wheel contains a motor, batteries, multiple sensors, wireless connectivity, and an embedded control system. The Wheel learns how you pedal and integrates seamlessly with your motion, multiplying your pedal power 3x—10x. I[...]