Posts Tagged ‘Basketball’

Measuring The Scale Of The Universe…With Tennis & Basketballs

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

If the Earth were the size of a basketball and the moon a tennis ball, how far apart would they be? Diagrams that are not to scale make us think that they’re closer than they really are. Found at YouTube from 1veritasium.

Charles Barkley Autotuned: I May Be Wrong (But I Doubt It)

Friday, March 18th, 2011

T-Mobile apparently remixes Charles Barkley. Found at YouTube from TMobile via The Daily What.

How To Dunk Yourself Through A Basketball Hoop

Sunday, January 30th, 2011

Wow. A boy dunks himself by accident through a basketball hoop during the halftime of a Phoenix Suns game. Found at YouTube from twins124a.

Magic Johnson On Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday, January 17th, 2011

Magic Johnson Shares His Thoughts on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Found at YouTube from ESPN.

Three Cheers For Science!

Monday, November 29th, 2010

The Science Cheerleaders–current and former professional NBA and NFL cheerleaders who are also scientists and engineers–perform LIVE at the U.S.A. Science and Engineering Festival in Washington D.C., October 23-24, 2010. Found at YouTube from sciencecheerleader.

World’s Longest Basketball Shot

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Evan Sellers throws a ball from the top of the Vulcan monument in Birmingham, Alabama. Found at YouTube from DcuStudios2.