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Neuroscience Meets Magic

  • Published6 Aug 2013
  • Reviewed6 Aug 2013
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  • Source Scientific American

Educator resources are meant to give access to information and teaching tools about the nervous system and related health issues. Resources target primary and secondary school levels.

By understanding how magicians trick our brains, we can better understand how the brain works. In this Scientific American video, two neuroscientists explain the science behind the mental tricks of a magician and master pick-pocketer.

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