Posts Tagged ‘baseball’

The Ability to Throw

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
throwing, hominin, hominid, homo, erectus, human, evolution, baseball, football

When you watch a pitcher wind up and throw a fastball down the middle, you’re seeing millions of years of human evolution and adaptations in action.

Seeing a Fastball

Monday, May 13th, 2013
baseball, Giants, fastball, pitches, pitchers, tennis, vision, UC Berkeley, sight, mri

Can hitters really “see” a fastball’s trajectory?

Pitching or Hitting

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
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Ready for the World Series? Here’s some recent baseball research to help get you in the mood…

Gambling Pigeons and Baseball

Friday, October 15th, 2010
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Gambling pigeons, baseball, oil spill and the existence of Gliese 581g: Here are some science news stories we didn’t want you to miss this week.

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