There is a fine line between magic and science. Watch a pen fall from your hand, really watch it, and it can blow your mind just as easily as seeing the Eiffel Tower, covered in white tigers, suddenly vanish. So perhaps it is not surprising that a scientist such as Newton in the end finds himself tied to the Father of Modern Magic, Robert-Houdin. But can magician and scientist work next to each other before one must succumb to the other, and who will cross the line first? There’s deep thinking afoot, and it’s to be found somewhere roundabout Episode 123: One Man’s Magic is Another Man’s Alchemy.

– Geoff and The Count