Lynne Peskoe-Yang is a freelance science and science fiction writer.

Memory Monday: How to shoot free-throws like a scientist

Memory Monday: How to shoot free-throws like a scientist

For the March 2018 issue of FACES Magazine, aimed at readers in the 9-14 age group, I wrote this educational article on the science of free throws in accordance with the HOOPS! issue theme. I drew on research from sports science as well as the fundamentals of mechanics to create a kid-friendly guide to perfecting the art of the free throw.

A star-studded dust storm on a comet: stunning visuals from the Rosetta probe

A star-studded dust storm on a comet: stunning visuals from the Rosetta probe

In a rare joint statement, the entire community of high-energy physics responds to blatant sexism by noted theorist

In a rare joint statement, the entire community of high-energy physics responds to blatant sexism by noted theorist