Video Of The Week - Is This Magic?


Can you outsmart Professor Richard Wiseman at this fun 'Prediction' game? Chances are you will not be able to - And it's not because he is an amazing magician.

Richard Wiseman is actually a psychologist with a passion for science. He has developed a new area of science, that he calls 'Quirkology', whereby he uses mainstream methods to investigate unusual topics and human behavior.

The reason the video makes him look so 'magical' is because he has figured out how most of us think and can 'predict' our moves within the guidelines he provides . To watch other fun videos by the professor, check out his site

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  • wesomebodySaturday, January 17, 2015 at 2:44 pm
    This doesn't work cuz I out smarted him
    • 123456789Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 8:27 pm
      • jbella2Friday, January 17, 2014 at 7:55 am
        • ethanWednesday, November 27, 2013 at 8:06 am
          • gogoTuesday, October 22, 2013 at 4:44 pm
            it does not work it is just a guess not a prediction
            • magemaster
              magemasterThursday, May 21, 2015 at 3:06 pm
              Hater it's not a guess not a prediction though. It's just because u can't go diagonal.
            • headream100
              headream100Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 1:06 am
              That's awesome! I don't like magic tricks because they are used to fool people with fake doings. But like this video, it is also used to entertain!
              • amazingperson
                amazingpersonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:55 am
                I coulld do that like that!
                • WowTuesday, July 23, 2013 at 10:22 am
                  What he did is that he did the math in his head, that no matter what in X amount of moves you wouldn't of landed on this finger. It's not fancy psychology, or magic, it's math. Pure math.
                  • creeperblader34
                    creeperblader34Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 8:00 am
                    how did he do it?
                    • creeperblader34
                      creeperblader34Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 7:59 am
                      OMG he got me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It was the smiling girl I got.