Throwback: Ezquerra in the Mountains. @markbikeslondon #FBF #Cycling

“Architecture is for people, both those who live in the building and those who walk by and see it. Architecture is not for architects, although as a profession, they think it is.Architects are not artists with a blank canvas doing their own thing, where new and different is the ethos. Rather professionally they are temporary persons whose connection with the building exists in the short time ...” June 12th, 2014 by Beville “Buildings that imitate previous styles are everywhere - literally everywhere in the world. Victorian-era architects were masters of this, reappropriating and shamelessly copying architecture from throughout the Empire and throughout the ages. Greek and Roman revival architecture, famously found in all buildings of Washington, DC's capitol complex, are the pinnacle of the senseless reappropriation ...” June 12th, 2014 by Urban critic

Full article: http://sustainablecitiescollective.com/i-b-i-k-e-l-o-n-d-...

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.@AlexaEfraimson after running the second faste...

flotrack.org 15 Jun '14, 12am

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How private companies and celebrites can affect change in #cycling. @thisbigcity

How private companies and celebrites can affect...

Last week Jamie Oliver launched his latest campaign – better, healthier and affordable fresh food for everyday Australians...

Steven Alker wins Cleveland Open after longest playoff in Tour history

Steven Alker wins Cleveland Open after longest ...

golf.com 09 Jun '14, 2am

WESTLAKE, Ohio (AP) --- New Zealand's Steven Alker won the Cleveland Open on Sunday in the longest playoff in Web.com Tour...

The #Military History of 'Leave No Man Behind'

The #Military History of 'Leave No Man Behind'

mashable.com 14 Jun '14, 1pm

During that war, a group of American soldiers known as Rogers' Rangers fought for the British against the French, using a ...

La historia del #café espresso de un solo vistazo. #Infografía de @seacoffeegear Vía: @ILOVECOFFEEjp

La historia del #café espresso de un solo vista...

seattlecoffeegear.com 13 Jun '14, 9pm

Since the fabled discovery of coffee by the Ethiopian goat herder Kaldi in around 300 A.D., coffee has been a powerful inf...

Sotheby's auction: *A Rock & Roll History: Pres...

sothebys.com 07 Jun '14, 1am

In A Rock & Roll History: Presley to Punk, Sotheby’s will offer important manuscripts from a Bob Dylan masterpiece, to Jim...

Iraq: the biggest armed robbery in history? - The Ecologist

Iraq: the biggest armed robbery in history? - T...

theecologist.org 07 Jun '14, 10am

Hooray. Big oil wins again, and all it cost was a million or so Iraqis who got blown to bits air raids or shot up at check...

#Sangaris : solidarité avec les blessés de l’armée de Terre #blessesdeguerre

#Sangaris : solidarité avec les blessés de l’ar...

defense.gouv.fr 14 Jun '14, 8am

Inauguré par le général Soriano, commandant l’opération Sangaris, ce moment agréable empreint de solidarité et de ...

Maserati boasts highest US monthly sales in brand history

Maserati boasts highest US monthly sales in bra...

luxurydaily.com 06 Jun '14, 8am

Maserati Ghibli Italian automaker Maserati is on pace to substantially surpass its 2013 sales numbers primarily because of...

"Fracking Pennsylvania": New Book Recounts History of the Northeast's Shale Rush

"Fracking Pennsylvania": New Book Recounts Hist...

desmogblog.com 09 Jun '14, 8pm

Walter Brasch begins his new book, Fracking Pennsylvania: Flirting with Disaster , by explaining in the introduction that ...

Novabuild vient de signer une convention de partenariat avec Advancity

Novabuild vient de signer une convention de par...

construction21.eu 13 Jun '14, 7am

Mercredi 11 juin 2014, à l’occasion de la conférence Travaux Publics, le défi de la Transition Ecologique, Jean-Louis MARC...

Interesting experiment: France will pay people to bike to work to see what happens

Interesting experiment: France will pay people ...

treehugger.com 03 Jun '14, 5pm

A 6-month experiment has begun in France to try to boost cycling . 20 companies and institutions with around 10,000 employ...

A Question of Speed: Why You're Better off by Bike @markbikeslondon #Sustainbiliy #Transportation

A Question of Speed: Why You're Better off by B...

The "Speed" poster from 1915 is not just a charmingly aesthetic relic from a city of another age. It shows there have alwa...