Dorset, bats and smoothies

Dorset, bats and smoothies

Last month we were invited by Anna Best to Dorset. We went to celebrate a new Sustrans cycle path that will be opening up soon. The path is set in an outstanding place of natural beauty on what used to be an old railway track.?? As part of our trip we pedal powered some tunes [...]

Chafford Hundred Primary

Chafford Hundred Primary

[ March 5, 2010; 10:15 am to 11:01 am. ] The spring is at the door and Mag Rev is off on many many workshops. We have 24 workshops planned in collaboration with Sustrans to promote cycling, good health and being clever with energy! Our 2nd workshops of this series will be an assembly?? at Chafford Hundred Primary School. We???re going to get them thinking about [...]

Green Sunday

[ March 7, 2010; 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] We'll be demonstrating our pedal powered generator at The Arcola Theatre on March 7th as part of their Green Sunday events. We'll be performing human powered experiments as well as providing some pedal powered sounds. Arcola Theatre, 27 Arcola St, London, E8 2DJ Sunday??March 7th??1 ??? 7pm FREE ??? Technology and Design For the March Green Sunday there [...]

Smiths Sound System

[ March 1, 2010 7:00 pm to March 2, 2010 7:00 am. ] We'll be bringing our bicycle sound system down to south London's Goldmiths University London, SE14 6NW to power DJ Smith to celebrate the new issue of SMITHS student magazine. The next big issue of SMITHS has involved the input of a 20 person editorial team, 15 designers and artists and over 40 writers. We've received contributions [...]

West Thurrock Primary

West Thurrock Primary

[ March 4, 2010; 10:00 am to 10:45 am. ] The spring is at the door and Mar Rev is off on many many workshops. We have 24 workshops planned in collaboration with Sustrans to promote cycling, good health and being clever with energy! Our 1st workshops of this series starts with an assembly?? at the West Thurrock Primary School. We're going to get them thinking [...]

Low Carbon Zone-Haringey

Low Carbon Zone-Haringey

[ February 27, 2010; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Mag Rev has been invited to take part in the launch of the Low Carbon Zone in Haringey that is happening at the Muswell Hill Primary School. Low Carbon Zones is a community led approach to cutting the capital???s CO2 emissions. Haringey Council has won the support and funding from the Mayor and GLA to [...]

The Return of Bicycle Blender

The Return of Bicycle Blender

We finally managed to perfect our Bicycle Blender. Isn’t she lovely? She’s hand-made using a recycled bicycle training stand, a flexible drive shaft, pannier seat rack, blender and a bit of mdf. The average electric powered blender can use anything from 400-600 watts?? (around 10 people pedaling on our bicycle generators). Powered by just one person, [...]

Grapes & Economics

Grapes & Economics

LSE screening So we went back to LSE for a film screening of “Bellevue Rendez-vous” . The event was put together by the student’s union in collaboration with the LSE People and Planet society. We had a 1st public attempt with our new improved 8 bike generator rewired. We had a tiny bit of fusing [...]