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Magical Thinking #108

April 15, 2011

We ask professional magicians how the study and practice of magic can help teach critical thinking skills. We'll talk to sleight-of-hand master Jamy Ian Swiss, and Scam School creator Brian Brushwood, about the ways that magic can demonstrate - and help us overcome - our cognitive limitations. And we're joined by Michael Goudeau, to talk about his career as a performer, and his work on Penn & Teller's television projects.

Guests:

  • Jamy Ian Swiss
  • Brian Brushwood
  • Michael Goudeau
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This episode was recorded when Science for the People was called Skeptically Speaking

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