Dr. Armenti puts to rest a number of popular sports-related misconceptions and accounts for phenomena that, for many, have been a source of wonder since childhood. Why does a golf ball have dimples? How can a sailboat travel almost directly into the wind? Readers will find the answers eye-opening. For general science readers and students and teachers of either physics or sports.
Author: Angelo Jr. Armenti Publisher: American Institute of Physics Published: 12/30/1996 Pages: 333 Binding Type: Paperback Weight: 1.91lbs Size: 11.46h x 8.52w x 0.75d ISBN: 9780883189467