How SMOOTHNESS of a SOCCER BALL affects curve!

The reverse magnus effect – Curving and bending a ball using the magnus effect is common in soccer, tennis, and baseball. The effect can be reversed though – kick the ball the same way, and it will bend in the opposite direction!

FYFD Boundary Layer Transition video:

Help us translate our videos!

Creator: Dianna Cowern
Expert: Nicole Sharp, FYFD
Animator: Kyle Norby

Thanks to:
Prof. John Bush, MIT
Daniel Walsh, UCSD
Kyle Kitzmiller


Music: APM and YouTube
“On the Bach”
“Quirky Affairs”
“Simple Innovation”
“Expectant View”

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

This abandoned shed may yet help end the world
Planck’s Constant and The Origin of Quantum Mechanics | Space Time | PBS Digital Studios
How to spot a misleading graph – Lea Gaslowitz
25 Acronyms & Initialisms
The Volume of a Sphere – Numberphile

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *