Reading Time: < 1 minute Captain Disillusion always provides a rational explanation for things that appear magical.
Captain Disillusion Explains the Secret Behind an Impossible Staircase
Reading Time: < 1 minute The amazing thing, as always, is how Captain Disillusion proves the original video is a hoax.
Captain Disillusion Explains How a Machine Sorted Marbles by Color Using Gravity
Reading Time: < 1 minute If the machine seems impossible, that’s because it is.
Captain Disillusion Explains the Secret of the Dancing Phantom Cloths
Reading Time: < 1 minute The trick is difficult to pull off, but it’s incredible to learn how it’s done.
Captain Disillusion Explains an Invisibility Cloak Hoax (While Doing Imitations)
Reading Time: < 1 minute How does Captain Disillusion keep one-upping himself like this?
This Debunking of the Viral “Portal to Sedona” Video is Incredible
Reading Time: < 1 minute Magic is so much cooler when a trick is complicated and you have a professional explaining to you how it’s done.
Here’s How YouTubers Pull Off Those Amazing Trick Shots
The Secret Behind Will Tsai’s Mindblowing Magic Trick
Reading Time: < 1 minute Last month, on America’s Got Talent, a “visualist” named Will Tsai did the most incredible magic trick you’ve ever seen. It looked as if he was making coins disappear and reappear — or turn into rose petals — in the blink of an eye.
How did he do that? Captain Disillusion sheds some light on the visual effects and how the show’s editors may have helped.
Captain Disillusion Explains the Secret Behind Viral Tape Measure Tricks
Captain Disillusion Explains the Secret Behind Those Traffic-Dodging Videos
Reading Time: < 1 minute Captain Disillusion does a neat job explaining all those videos of people dangerously dodging cars on the highway. (Spoiler: It’s all special effects… unless you’re an idiot.)