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ELI5 Explain Like I'm 5: Bite sized answers to stuff you should know about - in a mini podcast

Jul 8, 2022

How did white become the standard color for golf balls, when a more vibrant color would make it easier to see as it’s flying through the air? How do TV camera people follow golf balls so accurately? How is ‘par’ determined for a golf course? And of course, the classic golf question - why are there dimples on golf balls?

... we explain like I'm five

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