Welcome, Guest

Author Topic: Now you see it, now you don't.  (Read 1642 times)

Offline Jerrymac

  • Galactic Bee
  • ******
  • Posts: 6047
  • Gender: Male
Now you see it, now you don't.
« on: August 10, 2008, 10:20:27 AM »
Scientist  :roll:   Gotta love em. I wonder how much time and money they spent on this just to tell us what we already know.

This is an audio file about research done on magicians. 


http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=93465269&ft=1&f=1007
Quote
Now you see it, now you don't. Susana Martinez-Conde, a neuroscientist at the Barrow Neurological Institute, discusses techniques used by magicians. Essentially, she says, magicians manipulate the audience's attention.
:rainbowflower:  Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak.   :rainbowflower:

 :jerry:

My pictures.Type in password;  youview
     http://photobucket.com/albums/v225/Jerry-mac/

Offline buzzbee

  • Ken
  • Administrator
  • Galactic Bee
  • *******
  • Posts: 5733
  • Gender: Male
    • N Central Pa Beekeepers Facebook Page
Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2008, 10:54:53 AM »
Another demonstration of making the money disappear  just like that!!!
  Who pays for this crap??
   

Offline JP

  • The Swarm King
  • Universal Bee
  • *******
  • Posts: 11693
  • Gender: Male
  • I like doing cut-outs, but I love catching swarms!
    • JPthebeeman.com
Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2008, 02:23:44 PM »
Another demonstration of making the money disappear  just like that!!!
  Who pays for this crap??
   

People who don't like to be manipulated?


...JP
"Good friends are as sweet as honey" Winne the Pooh

My pictures can be viewed at http://picasaweb.google.com/pyxicephalus
and
http://picasaweb.google.com/112138792165178452970

My Youtube videos can be viewed here:

My website JPthebeeman.com http://www.jpthebeeman.com/jpthebeeman/

Offline SgtMaj

  • Queen Bee
  • ****
  • Posts: 1464
  • Gender: Male
Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2008, 01:26:55 AM »
Who pays for this crap??

Why, you do of course.  You, and me, and every other taxpayer.

Now you see your tax dollars at work, now you don't.  Ta-Da! 

Offline johnnybigfish

  • Super Bee
  • *****
  • Posts: 2039
  • Gender: Male
    • The World of Johnnybigfish
Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2008, 08:37:33 PM »
I recently saw a video of a woman magician! She really manipulated me! :-D

your friend,
john

Offline Brian D. Bray

  • Galactic Bee
  • ******
  • Posts: 7369
  • Gender: Male
  • I really look like this, just ask Cindi.
    • http://spaces.msn.com/thecoonsden
Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2008, 02:17:00 AM »
I recently saw a video of a woman magician! She really manipulated me! :-D

your friend,
john

She can manipulate me all she wants, even fold....just don't spindle or mutilate.   :-D  LOL
Life is a school.  What have you learned?   :brian:      The greatest danger to our society is apathy, vote in every election!