How about this for a novel approach to bike lights and visibility? Bring your own bike lane with you wherever you go.
Now aren’t freakin’ lasers the solution to all of society’s ills?
The idea – called the LightLane – (just a concept at this point as far as I can tell) comes from two designers that work for a design firm called Altitude, Inc. Read their original post about the light here.
From the posts by pro- and anti-bikes-on-the-road people on another blog, this would be either a revolutionary enhancement in cyclist safety or the final straw to encourage acts of rage against cyclists by motorists harboring some latent hatred of us.