RHINEBECK SCIENCE FOUNDATION DISCOVERY 2010: THE SCIENCE OF SPORTS

Date: October 30th Time: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Rhinebeck High School

Free admission to a dozen presentations and activities that explore the physiology and mechanics of sports. Discover how science, technology, and engineering explain – and make possible – the games we love to play.
 
PLUS  Soccer and Dodgeball Tournament for all ages K – 12 — and adults!

Activity stations include:

  • Dance and the Art of Angular Momentum
  • Bringing the Heat: Major League Science Behind Major League Fastballs
  • Run, Jump, Throw: Anatomy and Physiology of Movement
  • “Slowmentum” Bike Race
  • Golf-ology
  • Gravity-Free Zone: Rock Climbing for All
  • Pumping Iron (And Plasma): The Heart of Sports
  • May the Force Be With You: Explore Centripetal Force and Center of Mass
  • Getting Loud. Measuring Decibels with the Vuvuzela
  • The Science of Four Square
  • Kung Fu Physics
  • More than a Scratch – Sports Injuries & Rehab Science

Admission Free.
All Registrants Eligible for Grand Prize Drawing of Apple ipad!

http://www.rhinebecksciencefoundation.org/index.html