Physics Girl

How SMOOTHNESS of a SOCCER BALL affects curve

Season 1 Episode 25 | 5m 44s Video has closed captioning.

Curving and bending a ball using the magnus effect is common in every sport. The effect can be reversed though - kick the ball the same way, and it will bend in the opposite direction!

Aired: 09/18/16

Rating: NR


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