The 2012 MLB World Series is upon us!
ABOVE: LEDs attached to a bat illuminate the motion of a baseball batter’s swing. Likewise, LEDs attached to a baseball create different effects as a pitcher winds up and pitches the ball.
Want to learn more about the science of baseball? Test your reaction time, learn the science of a pitcher’s curveball, screwball, slider and more at http://www.exploratorium.edu/baseball.
Photos by Amy Snyder
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