February 2 – April 30
How fast is your fastball? Do different floor surfaces affect your performance? How do you make a perfect bounce pass? These questions and many more are answered at Team UP! Explore Science & Sports, the new exhibit in the Telemundo Tampa Exhibit Hall at the Glazer Children’s Museum from February 2 to April 30.
Team UP! Explore Science & Sports features:
Get in the Game where you can play soccer or snowboard in a virtual reality system.
How Fast Was That Pitch allows aspiring pitchers to measure the speed of their throw in the radar-equipped pitching booth.
Ricochet Racket lets you give Venus and Serena Williams a run for their money as you shoot tennis balls at a giant racket, adjusting the angle of the racket face in an effort to hit a target.
Set Shot challenges you to analyze trajectories when shooting baskets.
Team Up! Explore Science& Sports was created and is circulated by Discovery Center Museum, Rockford, Illinois. The exhibit was made possible with funds provided by the National Science Foundation.