Bicycle vs Car: Can’t we just get along? (I know it’s been said before)

I had an argument with the driver of a blue van yesterday morning. I suppose you could fairly state it wasn’t really an argument – because I didn’t actually get a chance to contribute to the altercation. Here’s the story.. I’m waiting to turn right. There is  a big queue (it’s a busy junction in rush hour)Continue reading “Bicycle vs Car: Can’t we just get along? (I know it’s been said before)”

Baby-Blue and the Bike

It has long been an acknowledged fact of human nature that we make assumptions on people based on the way they look. It’s not something any of us do on purpose – it’s just ingrained. But what happens when those judgments take place on the road? A study by Ian Walker, who researches psychology atContinue reading “Baby-Blue and the Bike”