Sandra Blakeslee

Sandra Blakeslee has been writing about science and medicine for The New York Times for more than thirty years and is the co-author of Phantoms in the Brain by V. S. Ramachandran and of Judith Wallerstein's bestselling books on psychology and marriage. She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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Macknik and Martinez-Conde discuss their book Sleights of Mind

Hear authors and neuroscientists Stephen L. Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde talk about their book Sleights of Mind: What the Neuroscience of Magic Reveals About Our Everyday Deceptions.

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