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Posts tagged tennis ball

July 12, 2013

 

woman getting ready to play tennis on the tennis court

What Is The Difference Between Clay And Grass Tennis Courts?

Some people prefer clay tennis courts, others like grass. We'll discuss the difference between the two on this Moment of Science.

March 4, 2011

 

a pile of hacky sacks

The Little Ball That Couldn’t

There are some balls that are specifically designed not to bounce. The question is, how do these so-called 'dead balls' not bounce?

May 6, 2008

 

Light on Hand from Reflection

Photon Tennis

Here's a perplexing question involving an everyday object, how can light bounce off a mirror?

March 17, 2005

 

X Misses the Spot

Does a ball being carried on a moving skateboard have forward momentum? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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