Tag: mind

Brain Tricks – This Is How Your Brain Works

You may not realize it but your brain actually processes information in two very distinct ways. Like when you look at this photo, you instantly know she has blond hair, is visibly angry, and likely has some choice words to yell. Without any effort you experience fast thinking, but if you look at the following…

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Magician Justin Willman Teaches Jimmy a Trick to Make Soda Disappear with His Mind

-How is it going? What are we doing tonight? -So, I love watching you watch magic, right? But I see that a lot. I rarely get to see you do magic. So I wanted to teach you a trick, if that would be cool. -I would love to. -Good idea? -Yeah. [ Cheers and applause…

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Goddammit *speaking in dinosaur* Ainsley! I need *Suspense music* ….I’m out of ideas. Again I could just come up with an idea, but that would be ridiculous when I can just do whatever is popular! Alright let’s see what cancer is in the recommended tab (video) NO! NO! how did I get that wrong?! *reads…

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The psychology of magic: Where do we look for meaning in life? | Derren Brown | Big Think

We live in a world now where we’ve comfortably dispensed with most myth and superstition for the last few hundred years. That’s the enlightenment project, you know, we have embraced a very rational approach to life and that’s wonderful and it has brought us many great things, but it’s also left us with a sort…

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Brain Tricks To Fool Your Friends

– I hate brain tricks. God (bleep) it. What is this? Witchery? – Just one more, just one more. This alliteration might fool some people. Ask someone, “What is the word spelled S-H-O-P?” What is the word spelled S-H-O-P? – Shop. – Shop. – Then ask them, “What do you do “when you come to…

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4 Weird Audio Illusions!

This is what the auditory cortex in your brain looks like… if it was made out of paper. And had a cute little face. Your auditory cortex seems well-meaning, but it can be pretty deceptive. Our hearing plays tricks on us all of the time, and it’s not your ears that are to blame. When…

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Is your body just an illusion – where to find reality?

Hi, I’m Marc Gielissen. If you appreciate my work, then please subscribe and don’t forget to click the notification bell. We could ask ourselves if the world in which we live is just an illusion, some will just call it the matrix. In my book “Awakening Consciousness” I explain how we are influenced by our…

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🕉😀 The Illusion of Personal Identity / Suffering – Nonduality Teacher Lisa Cairns

So most people think that what I am talking about is incredibly complicated. And that it is something that you have got to understand or try hard to understand. But actually what I am speaking about is very simple. It’s just pointing to what is happening, and what is. And what IS isn’t happening for…

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How to Exploit The Frequency Illusion to Change Your Habits

Have you ever been shopping for a car, a phone, a watch, or a pair of sunglasses and, once you settle on the model you want, you start seeing it everywhere? There’s a name for that phenomenon. It’s called the frequency illusion. And no, I’m not talking about seeing internet ads for your new “toy”…

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