Video: Magic and the Brain | Watch NOVA scienceNOW Online | PBS Video

The Behavioral Economics MOOC I’m taking (with which I am completely in LOVE!) is a lot about the hard limits of human cognition.   The couse started this week exploring the limits of our brain’s ability to accurately process visual information – visual irrationality.  While browsing for supplemental material to help me understand exactly HOW our brains are so easily fooled (still looking if you know anything) I stumbled upon this little gem.

 

Video: Magic and the Brain | Watch NOVA scienceNOW Online | PBS Video.

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