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How to Memorize a Deck of Cards with Superhuman Speed

In a guest post, two-time USA Memory Champion Ron White tells us how he memorizes a deck of cards. It involves advance preparation in creating a simple yet bizarre mental image for each card placement. It may help you win card games, but it also might be used to create a work of surrealist fiction! [...]

Will Eating Red Meat Kill You?

Thinking of eating a burger today? Keep this in mind: according to new research study, eating red meat – any amount and any type – increases your risk of dying early: For instance, adding just [...]

House of Cards Table

Brazilian designer Mauricio Arruda created this cleverly named the House of Cards Table that looks like it’s resting on a flimsy stack of cards. But don’t let that fool you – the “cards” are actually made from plates of steel and can be put together in random configuration, just like you would a real deck [...]