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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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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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India National Brain Research Centre~ New Delhi~ 16th Foundation Day Lecture with invited speakers Nicola Clayton and Clive Wilkins of The Captured Thought

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The Captured Thought’s latest paper~ Reflections on Endel Tulving’s Spoon Test

The Enigmatic Spoon~painting by Clive Wilkins

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The Psychology of Cognitive Illusions~ a lecture and day of discussion with Fachbereich PSYCHOLOGIE Salzburger Gesellschaft Für Psychologie, Salzberg, Austria.

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States of Mind~ Wellcome Collection Private View. 3rd February 2016

From left to right. Sir Prof. Colin Blakemore F.R.S., Prof. John O’Keefe, Nobel Laureate F.R.S., Prof. Barry Smith, Prof. Anil Seth, Clive Wilkins Artist in Residence, Prof. Nicky Clayton F.R.S.,  and Prof. Richard Morris F.R.S. Clive Wilkins and Nicky Clayton … Continue reading

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The British Library Lecture~ Podcast.

Follow the link to the recording of the lecture at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ERV7906cO_Q

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