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Active Commuting On The Rise In Some Cities
2013-05-29 15:14:01

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online According to a new report in the American Journal of Health Behavior, having a spouse or coworker who rides a bicycle into work makes it more likely that you will do the same. "Social influences are important, specifically interpersonal influences, such as spouses and co-workers," said study co-author Melissa Bopp, an assistant professor of kinesiology at Penn State. Bopp and two colleagues began their study by looking into...

2013-05-13 23:04:21

Atlanta personal injury lawyer Neil Kopitsky of Stokes & Kopitsky, P.A. supports efforts to make Georgia safer for cyclists. (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 Atlanta personal injury lawyer Neil Kopitsky of Stokes & Kopitsky, P.A. applauds recent efforts to make Georgia roads safer for bike riders. “Better riding conditions may encourage people to ride their bikes more often, and the benefits of cycling are undeniable,” said Kopitsky, who has also been a competitive cyclist since...

2013-05-13 23:00:12

Amid concerns of cut-through and threatened safety on its roads, Cal State University tried a multi-faceted traffic calming program to see if it could help create a safer, more pedestrian and cyclist safe campus. The results have just come in; can campus traffic calming really make a difference? Monterey, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 In anticipation of a new roadway opening that would make campus roads at Cal State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB) a convenient cut-through for commuters, the...

2013-05-07 23:25:10

New Market Research Report "2020 Foresight Report: Mobile Point of Sale Technology Indsutry" Has Been Added In MarketResearchReports.Biz's Reports Database. Buy The Copy of This Report Visit - http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/2020-foresight-report-mobile-point-of-sale-technology Albany, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Synopsis The report provides market analysis, information and insights into mobile point of sale technology (MPOS) The report provides a global snapshot of MPOS...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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