Listening to the 18-minute musical monologue has been a Thanksgiving tradition among folk music fans for decades.
The Copenhagen Wheel is a back wheel outfitted with a rechargeable battery that gives a bicycle rider a boost when going uphill. The battery is charged when riding downhill and braking.
The wheel is engineered and marketed by Superpedestrian, after being initially developed at MIT’s SENSEable City Lab as a research project sponsored by the mayor of Copenhagen.
Copenhagen Wheel co-inventor Assaf Biderman joins Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson to discuss the technology, which he hopes will make commuting by bike easier and more attractive.
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.