The Art and Science of Mazes

Maybe you heard about the Massachusetts family that got so lost in a corn maze they called 911 for help? And maybe you wondered whether this is the sort of thing that happens once in a while. After all, mazes are designed to confuse people, and who can’t picture himself getting a little panicky after the 2nd hour of turning blind corners? But corn mazes are complex structures meant to challenge people, not to put them in mortal jeopardy, say those who design them. (Tip: Next time, just walk through the damn corn.)

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