At 4:40 on a 28-degree January morning, Christian Edstrom readied
for his 40-mile commute from Chappaqua, N.Y., to downtown Manhattan.
Mr. Edstrom, who works in JPMorgan's operations division, bicycles round
trip to work at least twice a week, logging approximately 600 miles a month.
He averages 17 miles an hour and arrives at work by about 7 a.m.
Read the article (NYtimes.com) here.
Also: attention all cartophiles ! (noun: One who greatly admires and enjoys maps)
The exhibit "First X, Then Y, Now Z: Landmark Thematic Maps" is in the
main exhibition gallery of Firestone Library, but only until Feb 10. Astonishing!