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A cyber-magic card trick like no other | Marco Tempest

https://download.ted.com/talks/MarcoTempest_2012G-480p.mp4?apikey=172BB350-0008The suits, numbers and colors in a deck of cards correspond to the seasons, moon cycles and calendar. Marco Tempest straps on augmented reality goggles and does a card trick like you’ve never seen before, weaving a lyrical tale as he deals. (This version fixes a glitch in the original performance, but is otherwise exactly as seen live by the TEDGlobal audience, including the dazzling augmented reality effects.)

Science is for everyone, kids included | Beau Lotto + Amy O’Toole

https://download.ted.com/talks/BeauLotto_2012G-480p.mp4?apikey=172BB350-0008What do science and play have in common? Neuroscientist Beau Lotto thinks all people (kids included) should participate in science and, through the process of discovery, change perceptions. He’s seconded by 12-year-old Amy O’Toole, who, along with 25 of her classmates, published the first peer-reviewed article by schoolchildren, about the Blackawton bees project. It starts: “Once upon a time … “