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The brain and illusions
What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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Andost - FISM 2012 Closeup Act - 1st place Micro Magic

www.Andost.com http://www.facebook.com/AndostMagic Countless people have helped me along the way to make this act possible. I'm thankful for winning FISM wit...
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Can't beat magicians to illustrate how the mind can be fooled.

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Teller Talks: The Science Behind Magic Tricks : NPR

On stage, Teller, half of the magician team of Penn & Teller, rarely says a word. But now he's talking, explaining how magicians harness scientific research on deception to trick audiences into falling for their illusions.
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The Language of Illusion - Horizon - BBC

In a simple experiment, Dr Gustav Kuhn of Brunel University shows us the difference between what we actually see and what we think we've seen during a simple...
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Some of the science behind the magic.

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Sleights of hand, sleights of mind

Sleights of hand, sleights of mind | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Mo Costandi: Magicians can teach brain researchers a few tricks...
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Alexander Vorobiev-Char's curator insight, February 3, 3:53 PM

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