That's Non-Sense: The Surprising Science of Your Senses

Explore the wonderful world of our senses, and the tricks they play on us. Think you see with your eyes and taste with your tongue? Ever wondered why you get dizzy when you spin? How many senses do you even have? Prepare to be amazed and confounded by sensory and optical illusions in this demo-packed exploration of your brain, as we discover your senses aren’t quite as simple as they seem!  To join in with all the demos, you will need to bring with you two sweets (one fruity and one mint-flavoured), a pen or pencil and a piece of paper.  Then, download the accompanying worksheet to create your own amazing illusion to try on your family and friends! 

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