Sep 022008
 

Behind the Paper Screen / No magic tricks in studying languages
The Daily Yomiuri, Japan – Aug 4, 2008
"There's no trick, really," I'd tell my expectant interlocutor. "It's more about quantity than quality. When I first came to the United States as a college

Source: Behind the Paper Screen / No magic tricks in studying languages – The Daily Yomiuri

Sep 022008
 

Play by Play

Paul Kieve | Hocus Pocus: A Tale of Magnificent Magicians (Scholastic)
Play by Play, MO – Aug 29, 2008
Hocus Pocus is much more than a book of magic tricks. It's primarily a fantasy novel, which provides Kieve with a framework for discussing the history of

Source: Paul Kieve | Hocus Pocus: A Tale of Magnificent Magicians (Scholastic) – Play by Play

Sep 022008
 

While a magician works, the mind does the tricks
International Herald Tribune, France – Aug 13, 2008
In a paper published last week in the journal Nature Reviews Neuroscience, a team of brain scientists and prominent magicians described how magic tricks,

Source: While a magician works, the mind does the tricks – International Herald Tribune