Jul 7, 2015
How does an athlete get their glove, racquet, hand, or foot to the right place at the right time to hit, catch or strike a moving object? In this episode, I explore visual information that can be used to judge the time to contact and direction of motion of an approaching object and how it can be applied to the outfielder problem.
Research Confessions: The time I nearly published completely artifactual results
Links to articles discussed:
The Flamin' Groovies - Shake Some Action
Between the Eyes – Christian Milone
Catch Me, I’m Falling – Oblivion’s Garden
Farmertan - Ugly Truth