Gregory Colten's Journal

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Washington D.C., whatup? May 30, 2013

This is such a strange sensation. We’ve already spent nearly a week on our bicycles, but if you look at what we still have ahead of us you’ll see we’ve barely scratched the surface. Before Read more…

Forgetting about the bike May 16, 2013

I graduated on Saturday. The ceremony was long, and I knew almost nobody there. There are just under 80 students majoring in Physics or Engineering Physics, and I have met perhaps a handful of them. Read more…

English 119 moved to English 259 Jan 31, 2013

I cannot believe I am in this same place again. Well, same building, same principles, different specific room. We’ve moved up a floor to a room where the floor tiles are firmly intact. Mostly, at Read more…

Home: A Brief Interlude Jun 11, 2010

This trip is an incredible experience. Already, I am amazed by so many things that I will have a hard time describing; but all the same, I will try my best. First of all, I’d Read more…

First Week: Done May 31, 2010

Wow. We just arrived in Pittsburgh, PA after riding 7 days and 513 miles through the Appalachians. I know that it’s only 3:15 in the afternoon, but I’m considering taking a nap soon. The past Read more…

Biked a day, and am still looking forward May 25, 2010

Today we finished our first ride of the trip. We awoke early (in the pre-6 a.m. era) and after leaving the stay-over, kicked it off from Central Park. Riding through the streets of Manhattan during Read more…