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Have you ever played Sudoku?

That nine by nine grid that will either leave you feeling like the second coming of Sherlock himself or else the Devil got bored of torturing people with Crosswords and has moved to a more numerical musing. Now there are some interesting little facts you learn while haunting the halls of Hell where Sudoku puzzles are rendered. For instance, there are around 5.5 billion unique, non-equivalent possible solutions of Sudoku. And that you need at least 17 numbers filled in before you can figure out the remaining 32. How about that? 17. What a strange lower limit. Why? Why is that the minimum? Because that is the lowest mathematically provable number that will leave no doubt. If you are inhumanly smart enough to solve a Sudoku problem...

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Here is how it can change yours too.

Social media magicians. To many, we’re deemed collectively as the arch-nemesis of the beautiful art of deception. If you’re online in any way shape or form, then you’ll have stumbled across us. 

With the tactics of clever clickbait, proper lighting (and often over the top reactions), we’re very hard to miss.

My name is Joel M. I now work full time as a magician, performing primarily at corporate events, and collaborating with brands online. We’ve just finished shooting season one of my first TV show, ‘Life is Magic,’ and as of yesterday, I surpassed 1 million social media followers...

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Your Pad or Mine? Organic SvenPad® Insider Tips 

Partnering with Nobody Knows to create their uniquely perfect vision for their Organic SvenPad® was cool because I loved their idea of taking something great and making it even better. I was a customer and big fan of their beautiful TW (I own two), and I was gob-smacked that they chose SvenPads® as their first Essential! There is a hell of a lot of innocent force power under the hood of these little hand-made bad boys, and genuine SvenPads® are considered by pros to be the best in the world. So here I share with you some top insider tips that I’ve learned over the last 5 years...

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A Magician in the world of VFX 

Do you ever go to the movies and see something that makes you go “how the heck did they do that?” Well, I know how they did it. For those of you who don’t know me, Hi! I’m Josh Janousky, I’m an animator currently working and living in Montreal. I’ve been lucky enough to work on some pretty amazing films that you may have heard of. I’ve wanted to be an animator since I was 5 years old, so it still blows my mind each day that I get to wake up animate characters for blockbuster movies...

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Notes on uncertainty. 

We are living in a future history lesson; an unprecedented time in which we have never been more physically isolated from each other in the name of safety and survival. However, maybe in this space, we can bring ourselves closer together than proximity would ever allow.

Magic has always had a tendency to be a solitary pursuit, with all roads leading back to the individual. Perhaps the current climate will reveal something far more special to us than a trick, a method or a secret for ‘me’—perhaps we will see how valuable our community is and how starved of oxygen it has become...

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