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Brain Makes Tennis Call Error More Likely

October 27th, 2008

Episode 23 of 725 episodes

Because of the way the brain processes visual information, there's a much higher probability that a tennis ref will call a good ball out than a bad ball in. Steve Mirsky reports

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