Reinventing the Wheel

This program explores the bicycle’s unique history and technology. The velocipede achieved great popularity almost immediately when it was introduced more than a century ago. Countless inventors were inspired to make bicycles more efficient and comfortable, and bicycle innovation continues today. Students will see historic bicycles and some amazing prototypes for the future. Program highlights include “high wheelers,” hand-powered cycles for the disabled, mountain bikes, and even a bicycle that rides on snow

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