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The Challenge of Explaining the Home Run Explosion
Very small changes in the ball can make it go much further.

The Physics of Identical Homers
Will two blasts launched with the same exit velo and direction go the same distance? No! Here's why.

The Physics of Throwing a Ball Out of the Yard
A baseball player's fit of rage is a demonstration of physics.

Some Physics of Losing a Fly Ball
What happens if a ball goes above the lights?

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As Bogey once said, "A hot dog at the ballgame beats roast beef at the Ritz." The only thing that can make baseball even better is a dash of physics! Explore these links and have a blast. Please send comments to the address below.

Baseball Publications
Papers and articles using baseball to understand physics.

Professional Presentations
Here are some talks that you might find useful. They might even be interesting and fun.

Dr. Baseball Videos
Join our friend Dr. Baseball, for some short videos briefly explaining the physics behind baseball.

Physics of Baseball Activities
This is a collection of basic activities and experiments to help you understand the physics of baseball. They require almost no special equipment and very little math.

Other Resources
Slow motion video, baseball movie clips, and more.

Baseball Links
Some of our favorite places for physics and baseball on the web.

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