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Scooters (and Roller Skates)

Scooters (and Roller Skates)

Update: 2019-09-12
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As cities freak out over e-scooters today, it’s worth looking back at when these devices were actually new. Why did people love motorized scooters in 1915, what’s different a century later, and what does all of this have to do with roller skates? They’re big questions. And the answers just might lead us to rethink how our cities are designed.
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Scooters (and Roller Skates)

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