Culture on My Mind
The Physics of Bowling Balls
October 1, 2021
This week, I have Veritasium on my mind. I love to go bowling even though I’m not particularly good at it. Bowling is fun and (before the pandemic) gives me a great opportunity to chat with friends in the time between throws.
I have seen a lot of these ball movements over the years, but I didn’t have enough information to understand why the physics worked like they did.
Veritasium did the work.
Happy Friday. See you again soon.
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