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ICE Madingley~ The Captured Thought with Nicky and Clive~ Language Perception and Cognition lecture. 9th March 2020

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It’s a Kind of Magic.

Harry Houdini famously claimed that no-one can be considered an accomplished magician until they have mastered the cups and balls illusion. With three upturned cups and three balls, the balls are made to perform the logic-defying feat of ‘jumping’ from … Continue reading

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The Royal Society~Creative Futures- A celebration of creativity and science

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Using magic tricks as a tool to explore the cognitive abilities of Eurasian Jays

Nicky, Clive and PhD student Elias Garcia were featured on BBC’s Look East on Tuesday 3rd March 2020 to discuss their recent experiments exploring the cognitive ability of the Eurasian Jays using magic tricks. See online at https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m000g17d/look-east-west-evening-news-03032020  and at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIwJOKscoXIContinue reading

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The University of Cambridge Department of Psychology A-Z

For more information and to visit the A-Z visit https://www.psychol.cam.ac.uk/study/psychology_a-z Psychology A-Z Contributors (in alphabetical order) David Belin, The Blakemore Lab, Maria Cabrera-Alvarez, Nicky Clayton, Jeff Dalley, Lee de-Wit, Hana D’Souza, Sarah Foley, Sam Friedman, Usha Goswami, Mark Haggard, Claire Hughes, Sooz Imrie, Laura Katus, Amy … Continue reading

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Nicky and Clive Live~ CAMBRIDGE SCIENCE FESTIVAL~ an interactive lecture. Saturday 14th March 2020. 4-5pm. Department of Psychology. Downing Site. Cambridge

Join Professors Nicky Clayton and Clive Wilkins, Department of Psychology and discover the ways they integrate science, art and the performing arts to explore the subjective experience of thinking, with and without words, and what this reveals about the cognitive … Continue reading

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University der Künste Berlin~ Ein Vortrag auf Englisch mit show~ Charakter, ein entspannter abend für alle interessierte

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