The Science of Bicycle Motion Gets a Re-Do

Bicycles, huh? When I was younger I found them to be mystical, two-wheeled things that remained upright seemingly by magic. Training wheels were my crutch until one day dad ripped them off and gave me a shove down the street. » 4/17/11 1:00pm 4/17/11 1:00pm

Löopa Gyro Bowl Provides Intense Astronaut Training for Your Frosted…

There's actually no "gyro" in the Löopa "gyro bowl," so the designers' decision to market it as such is a bit disingenuous, but nevertheless it's a novel idea that could get the brattiest of kids to eat their cereal... » 2/28/10 4:30pm 2/28/10 4:30pm

Gyrowheel Gyroscopic Bicycle Wheel Will Eliminate Training Wheels

As a child, learning to ride a bike vexed me to no end. While my friends zipped around the neighborhood on two wheels, I plodded along on four, thanks to an embarrassing set of "training wheels." Good news: They're doomed. » 10/04/09 2:00pm 10/04/09 2:00pm