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Monday, September 26, 2011

Why bicycles stay up

Bikes don't stay up because of gyroscopic force or trail. Interesting, but the video doesn't clearly say why they DO stay up.


Physics Of The Riderless Bike


It looks like magic. A bike traveling at the right speed will steer itself--popping back up when it starts to fall. But why? A new paper by Andy Ruina, of Cornell University, Jim Papadopoulos, of University of Wisconsin - Stout, and colleagues challenges the conventional wisdom of whats required fo...

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