Marcus Woo is a freelance science writer based in the San Francisco Bay Area who has written for Wired, BBC Earth, BBC Future, National Geographic, New Scientist, Slate, Discover, and other outlets.
Could using lighter-weight balls in practice be a safer way to speed up a pitcher's arm -- and the ball?
Marcus Woo, Contributor
A new social network map shows a well-connected anti-vaccine movement, now intertwined with coronavirus conspiracy theories.
Features common to the world's music may underlie a universal musical grammar, according to a controversial new study.
New research finds that shot type, referees and scorekeepers matter -- and that taking more 3-point shots shrinks it.
How well future pros sprint, jump and lift weights at the NFL Scouting Combine may tell us only a little bit about their career success.
Scientists use ordinary equipment to reveal a hidden picture based on its shadow.
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