The Math Behind Basketball’s Wildest Moves | Rajiv Maheswaran | TED Talks

Basketball is a fast-moving game of improvisation, contact and, ahem, spatio-temporal pattern recognition. Rajiv Maheswaran and his colleagues are analyzing the movements behind the key plays of the game, to help coaches and players combine intuition with new data. Bonus: What they’re learning could help us understand how humans move everywhere. Continue reading

The science of sport: Perimeter Institute explains the physics of Olympic events – Kitchener-Waterloo – CBC News

The Perimeter Institute has put together a series of photos showing the physics behind Olympic events. Go to the Source below to find out more

Source: The science of sport: Perimeter Institute explains the physics of Olympic events – Kitchener-Waterloo – CBC News