This Exploratorium site provides a demonstration using an ordinary bicycle wheel and rotating stool to show how gyroscopes behave. A person sitting on the stool is turned due to a change in the direction of the axis of...
Students typically struggle with sophomore level dynamics and this difficulty is compounded when the material is extended to three dimensions. Coriolis acceleration can be daunting in planar kinetics adding additional...
This Topic in Depth explores gyroscopes and gyroscopic effect, from introductory materials about how gyroscopes are used in bicycles to research and commercial applications to hypothetical uses, such as in Rosie the...
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