The Science Behind Sports

Guests discuss the science behind popular sports, from the spin of a soccer ball, to the statistics of baseball, and the use of so-called performance-enhancing drugs by competitive cyclists.

Guests:

Dr. Gary I. Walder, clinical associate professor of medicine; New York University School of Medicine

Jonah Keri, editor and co-author of Baseball Between the Numbers; writer for ESPN.com

Ken Bray, visiting professor, University of Bath

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