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New Meetup: Magic: The Science of Wonder

Naomi
user 7881900
Spring, TX
Announcing a new Meetup for Greater Houston Skeptic Society!

What: Magic: The Science of Wonder

When: February 27, 2010 1:00 PM

Where:
Houston Museum of Natural Science
One Hermann Circle Drive
Houston, TX 77030
(713) 639-4629

The Houston Museum of Natural Science presents Magic: The Science of Wonder beginning February 26. (See link for details). Many prominent skeptics began their careers as magicians - James Randi, Richard Wiseman, D.J. Grothe, Penn & Teller. Magic can inform us about the way people are deceived, or deceive themselves.

" Among the many intriguing artifacts to be featured are torches for fire eating; magic lanterns and automatons; Harry Houdini's trademark milk can and water escape trunk; Harry Blackstone's "Zig Zag Girl" prop; Mike Caveney’s linking coat hangers; and items from the acts of Doug Henning, Penn & Teller, and other superstars of magic."

Due to the cost, I am posting this as a meetup to see if enough people are interested in attending as a group. The tickets may be purchased through the link above. Please note that the museum has specific times for slots for buying a ticket.

Please do not RSVP *Yes* unless you have already purchased a ticket, or definitely plan to attend.


Public - Adult $27.00
Public - Child $22.00
Public - Senior (62+) $22.00
Museum members - $15.00

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