Science - Page 3

CONTENTS

SPECIAL EDITION SEPTEMBER 2022
ADAM FLEISCHER
JASON LEDDINGTON

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How Magic Inspires Math , Medicine , and Neuroscience at Stanford
Magic : Art of the Impossible
JEANETTE ANDREWS
Magic , Surprise , and Machine Learning
PAUL HARRIS
ANTHONY BARNHART

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The Art of Astonishment
The Science of Magic as a Sandbox for STEAM Education .
JAMY IAN SWISS
Spooky Science : How Scientists Were Fooled by 19th Century Spiritualism
PARAG MALLICK
RICHARD WISEMAN

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Your Mind is Deceiving You : A Magician-Scientist ’ s Perspective on How Magic Can Help You Do Better Science
Creativity and Conjuring : Does learning magic help people be more creative ?

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STEFAN THOMKE

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MICHAEL AMMAR

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JASON RANDAL
The Magic of Business Innovation
Window of Opportunity : How Magic Can Help Teach Today ’ s Device-Obsessed Kids Curiosity and Creativity
CARLO MARICONDA ALBERTO TONOLO
The BoardOnAir™ Lightboard
GUSTAV KUHN
Experience The Impossible

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PETER PREVOS

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The Bidirectional Relationship Between Magic and Science
MARK SETTEDUCATI
How Studying Magic Helps Scientists Avoid Blind Spots and “ Think Outside of the Box ”
JOHN HARRIS

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Magic Mondays : The Benefits of Magic in University Mathematics Classes
JASON LATIMER
The Magic of Seeking Answers