Watch This Unicyclist Race a Pickup Down a Mountain

We've seen some slightly crazy stuff attempted on unicycles before, but attempting to race a pickup down a mountainside on one wheel definitely has to rank up there in the pantheon of 'funniest prospective things to write on the insurance claim form'. » 10/25/14 10:00am 10/25/14 10:00am

My Wobbly Ride on the Self-Balancing Unicycle of the Future

To a surprising number of engineers and innovators, the future of transportation has only one wheel. But the future, at least when I'm driving, is pretty wobbly. » 10/08/14 10:49am 10/08/14 10:49am

Unicycling down a mountain is pure crazy

First of all, I'm not even sure I would walk down some of these stretches of the mountain. And yet these guys decided to unicycle down the mountains of Moab because there's nothing as nuts as taking on mother nature with just one wheel between your knees. » 9/08/14 9:38pm 9/08/14 9:38pm

Here's a Better Looking, Less Awkward Segway

Segways are nerdy and awkward, there's no way around it. This solowheel, a "self balancing electric unicycle" is just as nerdy as a Segway but slightly less awkward. The Solowheel only weighs 20 pounds and comes in a relatively small package and is definitely no where near as unwieldy as a Segway. Plus, it doesn't… » 2/20/11 3:00pm 2/20/11 3:00pm

Flyrad Unicycle is Like a Motorbike Where the Wheels Are Your Skates

As long as your feet are cloaked in skates, the FlyRad unicycle can then be used to drag you along at up to 40km/hr. You can even sit on it, or stand—it's a plethora of silly transportation options! » 11/08/10 9:00pm 11/08/10 9:00pm

XTREME Unicyclist Makes Solid Case For New X Games Category

This man can do things with a unicycle that you would never have dreamed of. And not just because you don't dream of unicycles on general principle. It's because Max Schulze can uni-shred. » 10/26/10 11:00pm 10/26/10 11:00pm

Unicycle Built For Two: Cool Design and Sign of the Times

It's a neat-looking concept Corbin Dunn came up with, as far as cycling death-traps go. But in this economy, it's also practical for couples who'd rather not splurge on extravagances like a second wheel. UPDATED: Now with instructions and video! » 12/14/09 11:20am 12/14/09 11:20am

Uno Bike Goes From Stunningly Cool to Stupidly Ridiculous in 0.5 Seconds

Check this cool bike out. It was a concept last year, and now it's a reality. Pretty amazing, huh? Yes? Well, WRONG. Check it running and see why: » 12/03/09 3:47pm 12/03/09 3:47pm

Self-Balancing Electric Unicycle to Make Clowns, Attention-Seekers Even…

The Electric Self-Balancing Unicycle, or SBU, uses gyroscopes, accelerometers, and good clean electric power to make everyone's favorite one-wheeled method of transport accessible to those who don't want to bother with all that messy balancing and pedaling. Sure, unicycle purists will scoff, but now you can finally… » 10/18/08 11:30am 10/18/08 11:30am

Little Seiko Unicycling Robot Caught On Video, Unicycling Straight Into…

Here's video of Murata's Little Seiko » 9/29/08 6:28am 9/29/08 6:28am balancing robot up to its tricks on a unicycle. It's a smart little thing: as well as balancing on that single wheel with nifty gyro and counterbalance robotic action, it can do collision avoidance. And boy, if it isn't the cutest little robot you ever did see. []

Future Victim of Everest to Ride Down Mountain on a Unicycle

The words "extreme" and "unicycle" should never be uttered in the same breath—unless you are referring to British mountaineer Steve Colligan. Starting next week he will attempt to traverse a 600-mile stretch of the Himalayas from Lhasa in Tibet to Kathmandu in Nepal, via Everest base camp riding on a mountain… » 9/15/08 1:45pm 9/15/08 1:45pm

Unicycle Transport Vehicle: Like a Segway, Only Lamer and Sweatier

This unicycle transport vehicle by designer Regimantas Vegele is tailor made for an unique breed of individual-the kind of person that cares about looking good, but does not care about looking foolish. Essentially, the device would take the concept of an elliptical trainer and turn it into an actual moving vehicle. So… » 6/18/08 6:30pm 6/18/08 6:30pm