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Alyson Herreid
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This post is for those who want to ride in the winter but are intimidated by the hype that it’s only for bike fanatics. This post is also for those who contribute to the you-must-be-hardcore winter biking myth. More often tha...
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Wow. We didn't use the 3-D printer once today!
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Check out the bikes that became our trusty steeds while we were living in Berlin!
Peter and I spent the month of October 2013 in Berlin, a very bike-friendly city. Soon after we arrived, we identified MietRadMitte as the first bike rental shop to try to find our bikes for the month. The shop’s website adve...
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Bike Path Foraging: Frost Grapes
Get ready to forage frost grapes! I found shrubs with frost grapes along the Cap City Trail, but am waiting till after the first frost to harvest some, when they are at their most flavorful.   Click here for some information to help you identify frost grapes.
Get ready to forage frost grapes! I found shrubs with frost grapes along the Cap City Trail, but am waiting till after the first frost to harvest some, when they are at their most flavorful.   Click here for some informatio...
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Elderberries are ripening along the bike path! I set out to find some for an elderberry cobbler recipe and discovered a large bush along the Cap City Trail near Lake Farm County Park. Elderberry season is late August throu...
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It's cold, I'm still biking, and people are asking questions. Wondering about cool-weather bike commuting? This Q & A is for you! http://bit.ly/Se1Bk8
It’s the winter and you’re still riding your bike – awesome! You’re probably finding that family, friends, and co-workers have been peppering you with questions about it. You’ve likely heard, “How do you stay warm?” Argh. Ask...
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Biking in Berlin is great - check out the infrastructure that makes it so.
Bike infrastructure in Berlin has some different features to that of the US. First, cycle tracks (bike paths) separated from traffic and placed next to the sidewalk are a common feature. Yet, bikes are not always well separat...
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Manhattan by Bike
My work producing The Ben Heck Show took me to New York City for the World Maker Faire. Before spending the weekend filming the show and seeing the latest and greatest in the maker movement, Ben and I had a day to explore the city. After checking out a coup...
My work producing The Ben Heck Show took me to New York City for the World Maker Faire. Before spending the weekend filming the show and seeing the latest and greatest in the maker movement, Ben and I had a day to explore the...
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It may be hard to imagine that I have time for obsessions other than bicycling, but if you get me started on the topic of bouldering, you might want to get comfortable - I could go on and on. Usually, I save my enthusiasm for...
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  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Producer - The Ben Heck Show
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  • Producer
    Independent Contractor, 2011 - present
    Bringing viewers new episodes of The Ben Heck Show every week. The Ben Heck Show is a weekly online series starring the electronics hobbyist Benjamin Heckendorn, sponsored exclusively by element14. Every week we help build new shows that inspire the DIY audience to build and mod a host of amazing community-driven electronics creations.
  • Mickey's Tavern
    2010 - 2012
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