Champions of Illusion: The Science Behind Mind-Boggling Images and Mystifying Brain Puzzles (Hardcover)
The Science Behind Mind-Boggling Images and Mystifying Brain Puzzles
Scientific American/Farrar Straus and Giroux, 9780374120405, 176pp.
Publication Date: October 24, 2017
About the Author
Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik are award-winning neuroscientists and professors at the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center. They are the authors of the international bestseller Sleights of Mind: What the Neuroscience of Magic Reveals About Our Everyday Deceptions, and have written for publications such as Scientific American, The New York Times, The Sunday Times (London), and How It Works. Their Scientific American contributions include three special editions of Scientific American: Mind dedicated to their work. Their research has been covered by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Wired, NPR, PBS's NOVA, and more. They produce the Best Illusion of the Year Contest. They live in Brooklyn.