A Cyclist Explains Why You Shouldn't Bother Buying A New Bike

A lot of the stuff we buy is already on its way to being obsolete as soon as it's pulled from the box. So, with your phone, computer, and appliances all marching inexorably towards the graveyard, how much use should you really expect out of an old bicycle? » 9/10/14 4:20pm 9/10/14 4:20pm

Urban Innovations That Could Turn Your City Into A Bicycling Paradise

Bicycles may be part of the future of transit, and designers and city planners are constantly looking for ways to make cycling safer and more appealing to commuters. Here are a few innovations—beyond bike paths—that could make cities better for bikes. » 7/07/14 3:20pm 7/07/14 3:20pm

This crazy device will power your machines after the apocalypse

A group of bicycle-obsessed inventors have created the ultimate power source for the environmental apocalypse. As you can see in this video, you can use a simple bicycle to power everything from your laptop to your butter churn and wood chopper. » 1/08/14 1:27pm 1/08/14 1:27pm

See Darth Vader riding a unicorn: It is your destiny!

Is Darth Vader a skilled uni-questrian? How does his riding style compare to that of Boba Fett? Artist Mike Joos explores the mythical beasts, and weird bicycles, that our favorite superheroes (and villains) love to ride. » 4/22/11 4:00pm 4/22/11 4:00pm

All aboard the steampunk velocipede!

Kerry of the Netherlands built this prize-winning, three-person steampunk tricycle for the "12 Inch Race." He raced along with 500 other contestants — be sure to check out video and photos of this two-meter-tall wheeled warrior in action. » 9/21/10 4:50pm 9/21/10 4:50pm