Physics of a Free Throw

Physics of a Free Throw

The Matt Townsend Show - Season 1, Episode 1461 , Segment 2

Episode: Individual Liberty, Physics of a Free Throw, Ways To Unplug

  • Mar 27, 2018 5:00 pm
  • 45:33 mins

Larry Silverberg, Ph.D., Professor of Theoretical and Applied Dynamics at North Carolina State University and lead researcher behind the article “The Anatomy of the Free Throw” and many other research projects. 2 seconds left on the clock with the game on the line and all you need is one free throw to win the National Championship in basketball. Sounds like the scenario I would create in my driveway. But for two teams this year it could be a reality. Larry Silverberg explains the physics behind the free throw.

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