Still searching for answers as to how the Seahawks lost to the Bengals? Look no further. Neil deGrasse Tyson has you covered.
Still searching for answers as to how the Seahawks lost to the Bengals? Look no further.
Renowned astrophysicist, cosmologist and all around wiz Neil deGrasse Tyson weighed in on the game’s final kick — a 42-yard field goal by Bengals kicker Mike Nugent, which hit the left upright and ricocheted through the goal posts.
Tyson talks about a 1/3-inch deflection, mixed with the Earth’s Coriolis force and the north-south projectiles being off kilter with the Bengals’ stadium.
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Did you follow all of that? Me neither. If you did, more power to you.
So maybe Seahawks fans will have something else to blame instead of Darrell Bevell and the offensive line. Can we start a hashtag? #BlameTheCoriolisForce!
Tyson could also be pulling a fast one on all of us. Either way, his insight takes the edge off what was otherwise a devastating loss.