10 Cool Things About Bicycles

Check out this surprising stuff about your favorite two-wheeled transport.

ADAPETED FROM BICYCLE: THE HISTORY BY DAVID HERLIHY AND THE WORLD ALMANAC BOOK OF RECORDS: FIRSTS, FEATS, FACTS, AND PHENOMENA BY MARK YOUNG

PHOTOGRAPHS (TOP TO BOTTOM): COURTESY OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS; DANIEL BORZYNSKI, ALAMY; ROTASOV AN/SHUTTERSTOCK; FREDERIC LEGRAND, COMEO/SHUTTERSTOCK