Explore the physics of baseball over a beer

Science on Tap goes sporting this month, with professor Scott Paulson discussing some of the physics behind routine and not-so-routine baseball plays. If you've ever wondered “Why do curve balls curve?” “How important is the follow through in a swing?” or “Why are there so many home runs in Denver?”, this happy hour event is for you.

Where: National Mechanics at 22 S. 3rd St., 19106

When: May 14, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

How much: Pay as you go


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