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  1. Putting a Bounce in Britain’s Step

    “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.” Somehow, we don’t think Samuel Johnson was talking about commuting by springing along a stretchy elastic sidewalk — yet Transport For London has announced a $2.8 million plan to fund the world’s longest urban trampoline. The Bounceway is part of a broader initiative to introduce innovative, inexpensive upgrades to London’s streets, and will be launched with the proceeds of a crowdfunding campaign.


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