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Atlanta Family Slashes Carbon Footprint

Atlanta resident Malaika Taylor used to live the typical suburban life — the kind that helps make America the world's top contributor to climate change. But four years ago, fed up with commuting, Taylor and her 11-year old daughter, Maya, moved from the suburbs to the city.
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Non-motorized transportation in four Shanghai districts

Shanghai is well known for a high level of non-motorized travel, in particular by bicycle.
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New directions for bicycle and pedestrian planning education in the US

In the US the predominant transportation is the automobile.
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Urban settings and opportunities for healthy lifestyles:

Urban settings play a major role in facilitating and enabling healthy lifestyle choices.
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How will you get around when you stop driving? (MSD)

Adjusting to life without a car doesn’t mean losing your independence and freedom.
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Coping without a car (MSD)

The report looks at situations of older people living without a car and at the strategies people use to cope. It then suggests some solutions.
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How we can save the planet

In the late eighties, while the Department of Transport was congratulating itself on reducing pedestrian deaths, Hillman pointed out that death rates were falling because the roads were getting more dangerous—not less. He was right.
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