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207: The Science of Badminton

Clip: Season 2 Episode 7 | 4m 57s

With roots in ancient Greece, China and England, Badminton has been a backyard favorite for Americans since the 19th century. Though the game has changed over time, its signature birdie has remained the same. See how a birdie’s unique aerodynamic shape makes Badminton the fastest sport around.

Aired: 04/14/16

Rating: NR

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