Baseball, Fusion and the Mushroom Cloud

fusion ball

As I am fond of informing people who insist that I should write about religion and shut up about anything else, the original sub-header on this blog read, "Religion, Politics, Baseball; the Important Stuff". I don't get to write about baseball nearly enough, but this morning, my elder son, Appa, sent along something irresistible, this fun bit of "relativistic baseball": Let’s set aside the question of how we got the baseball moving that fast. We'll suppose it's a normal pitch, … [Read more...]