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brain-teaser

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Byron's works linger like complicated, multitextured brain-teasers.
Later this summer, Midway expects to release Hot Brain[TM], a compilation of brain-teasers, puzzles and challenges, exclusively for the PSP[R] (PlayStation[R] Portable) system.
Test your little grey cells over the summer with these brain-teasers.
After a three-week experiment using scanners, Prof Christine Hooker said people who regularly get stuck into brain-teasers appear to recover quicker after a conflict.
Though crossword puzzles are the primary feature, a medley of other brain-teasers round out Mad Tausig vs The Interplanetary Puzzling Peace Patrol.
BRAIN-TEASERS will be set at a Nuneaton hotel this weekend to help raise funds for the town's Mary Ann Evans Hospice.
Throughout the school year, the five team members have prepared for such brain-teasers by studying together four to six hours a week.
With zany photos and illustrations, jokes and brain-teasers, and interesting travel and educational pieces, the magazine's lively look and fresh content reflects the interests of today's kids.
For sheer variety, it's a virtuoso display: medieval chess sets, four-dimensional brain-teasers, an exquisite edition in Burmese carved ivory, and a portable South American set with pegged pieces, specially designed for those bumpy stagecoach excursions.
Full of genuinely funny moments and ludicrous brain-teasers, they have surpassed many expectations.
PUZZLES and brain-teasers are the name of the game at a Warwickshire Museum event on Thursday.
uk/ drama/spooks and play a series of brain-teasers, starting this week by defusing a timebomb.
The crimes in these brain-teasers are mostly nonfatal (though there are two long Morse murder mysteries, one featuring a story-within-the-story) and the tone is generally light, with emphasis on the crossword-clever tricks and twists at which the author excels.
Registered members collect "funBugs" - weekly drawing entries - by participating in client promotions and playing a variety of single and multi-player games, puzzles, and brain-teasers.
Fast-paced family gameshow in which competitors are challenged to make informed guesses at the answers to a series of brain-teasers.