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Feel The Glove

Feel The Glove

Matt Baker - Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Matt Baker shares a brilliant Dan Harlan trick - and explains the math that makes it work.

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Location. Location. Location.

Location. Location. Location.

Matt Baker - Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Matt Baker teaches a David Solomon trick based on not one but TWO subtle mathematical principles (the S/D location and Penelope's Principle).

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What Day Is It?

What Day Is It?

Matt Baker - Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Category: Mathemagical Themas


During the pandemic, sometimes it's hard to know what day it is. Luckily Matt Baker has the answer.

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Mathe-match-ics

Mathe-match-ics

Matt Baker - Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Category: Mathemagical Themas


This month, Matt Baker teaches an amazing trick, based on Alex Elmsley's work.

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The Omega Bet

The Omega Bet

Matt Baker - Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Master of Math, Matt Baker, shares a wonderful trick you'll love to perform.

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The ‘Missing Digit’ Calculator Trick

The ‘Missing Digit’ Calculator Trick

Matt Baker - Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Category: Mathemagical Themas


In this month's post, Matt Baker shares a wonderful mathematical miracle you can do with the calculator everyone has nowadays on their cell phones.

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The CATO Principle, Part 2: An Origami Tsunami

The CATO Principle, Part 2: An Origami Tsunami

Matt Baker - Thursday, November 19, 2020

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Matt completes his two-part series on the CATO Principle with a little-known Henry Ernest Dudeney puzzle.

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The Gilbreath Principle

The Gilbreath Principle

Matt Baker - Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Matt Baker explores the possibilities of the Gilbreath Principle in this fascinating post.

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CATO (Part 1 of 2)

CATO (Part 1 of 2)

Matt Baker - Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Professor of Mathematics and Magician, Matt Baker's teaches a brilliant trick using the CATO principle.

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The Red-Black Relationship Principle

The Red-Black Relationship Principle

Matt Baker - Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Category: Mathemagical Themas


Hey! What's this? A new series of blog posts about mathematical principles and magic? Sounds like something Matt Baker would write. Oh wait, he did.

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