This site from the Exploratorium provides an examination of the science involved in several popular sports. Baseball, skateboarding, surfing, cycling, and hockey are all presented in terms of the physics that participants use. The site also contains links to Sport Science Q&A and sites on science fitness.
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- Grade 9
Keywords:Informal Education,Motion in Two Dimensions,NSDL,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061121131809679T,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Gravity,Classical Mechanics,sports,hockey,Applications of Newton's Laws,surf,Higher Education,Middle School,baseball,Physics,cycle,skateboard,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Education,Technology
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