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Ambulance Magic: Connecting With Pediatric Patients
Riding in the back of an ambulance can be a traumatic experience, especially for children. It can also be hard on the paramedics responsible for treating the patient on the ...
August 12, 2019
Superpowered ‘Warlock’ Wreaks Havoc in Shopping Mall
An hilarious video has surfaced online of a group of actors putting on a display of superpowers in ...
June 6, 2019
Denver Votes to Become First US City to Decriminalize ‘Magic Mushrooms’
Denver will become the first city in the United States to decriminalize magic mushrooms, based on final unofficial ...
May 9, 2019
10-Year-Old Magical Protegee Issy Simpson Delights Judges on AGT: Champions
Issy Simpson's got spunk. At just 10 years old, she's the child magician who will give any cynical ...
February 1, 2019
A Master Illusionist From Israel Wows Global Audiences
During his childhood in Haifa, Israel, master illusionist Vitaly Beckman used to lock himself in a room where ...
October 3, 2018
Harry Potter World Gets Two More Spell-Casting Areas & Two More Treats
Harry Potter fans have been flocking to Universal Studios ever since Harry Potter World was established in 2011 in ...
July 19, 2018
Theater Review: ‘Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders’
NEW YORK—The sheer delight of being fooled by a feat of prestidigitation, misdirection, or the simply unexplainable is ...
June 25, 2018
Tricking the Brain: How Magic Works
The magician snaps his fingers and a ball disappears right in front of your eyes. How is this ...
March 29, 2016
Ancient Wonders: The Secret of Real-Life Magic Mirrors in the Far East
Rare Chinese and Japanese bronze mirrors have the strange property of seeming both opaque and transparent at the ...
May 11, 2015
Homunculus: The Alchemical Creation of Little People With Great Powers
Medieval scientists claimed to have created little people. The ethics of creating artificial life has long been debated!
May 4, 2015
Ancient Magic: The Illusions Created in Temples by Amazing Inventions
Imagine you’re in an ancient temple, dimly lit by rays of sunlight peaking in. A worshipper lights a ...
December 4, 2014
Wizards: Did They Exist?
Folklore from all over the world inform us of people with supernatural abilities who walked among us. Could ...
November 28, 2014
Witches’ Familiars, Spirit Guardians and Demons
The folk lore of the wicked witch and her diabolical familiar is a well-known and often repeated tale. ...
October 31, 2014
First, Keith Barry shows us how our brains can fool our bodies — in a trick that works ...
August 29, 2014
The Evolution of Sea Monsters on Medieval Maps
"The creatures look purely fantastic. They all look like they were just made up ... But, in fact, ...
July 14, 2014
Fun Science in Photos: 2014 USA Science & Engineering Festival
2014 USA Science & Engineering Festival: Fighting hypothetical zombies with crossbows, making Ferris wheels out of Knex, having ...
May 2, 2014
‘Psychic Surgeons’ Say They Can Operate With Bare Hands
WASHINGTON—Can a person reach into a human body and pull out tumors and other unhealthy elements leaving no ...
April 30, 2014
Science Behind Illusion, It’s More Than Sleight-of-Hand
Famed deception specialist Apollo Robbins reveals his tricks—magicians understand much about human nature.
April 28, 2014
‘Footprint of God’ May Have Been Made by Giant (Video)
Did giants really exist?
September 14, 2012
Knicks Lose to Magic; Carmelo scores 33
Carmelo Anthony put up 33 points in New York’s (6-7) 102–93 home loss Monday to Orlando (9-3).
January 16, 2012
Celtics Eye Magic Sweep After Game 3 Rout
It seems there's no stopping the surging Boston Celtics pursuit of an NBA championship.
May 23, 2010
Winterfest Weekend: Music, Magic, Fine Arts, Ice Carvings
Want something fun to do on Valentines Day? Check out Richmond's annual Winterfest.
February 11, 2009
OxyContin Maker Files for Bankruptcy, Faces Thousands of Lawsuits
Trump Questions Iran’s Denial of Saudi Oil Attack Involvement
Progressive Working Families Party Endorses Elizabeth Warren for 2020
Trump Responds to NY Times Correction: ‘The One Who Is Actually Being Assaulted Is Justice Kavanaugh’
Trump Administration to Look at Immigrants’ Social Media Accounts
Trump Says US ‘Locked and Loaded’ After Saudi Attack Amid Oil Price Surge
2020 Contenders Called for Kavanaugh’s Impeachment Before New York Times Issued Correction