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Reflections on the Reception of Unconventional Claims in Science

As a sociologist of science I remain outside of the controversies surrounding unconventional claims in science. My commitment is to the judicial process within the scientific community rather than the resolution of specific debates. My general concern is to try to foster an interdisciplinary program, best called anomalistics, on the […]

Dowsing: A Review

Dowsers have recently defined dowsing as ‘the art of knowing’. This reflects the fact that it was traditionally known as…Dowsing: A Review was last modified: April 27th, 2018 by WebTeam

Seeking for whom the bell tolls: Exploring mind-matter interactions on a global scale

Is there a global mind? Could it be detected quantitatively? In an empirical approach to this question, over the last decade a half-dozen researchers have examined the outputs of electronic noise-based, truly random number generators (RNG) before, during and after highly focused or coherent group events. (See video). The group […]

From Water Memory to Digital Biology

‘And the demonstration* of all these things is so certain that, though experience apparently contradicts them we will have more…From Water Memory to Digital Biology was last modified: April 30th, 2018 by WebTeam

Meditation Mandala

Essay Review: Tibetan and Western Models of Mind

Any attempt to help neuroscientists and Tibetan Buddhists to understand each other is of potential value. At the very least,…Essay Review: Tibetan and Western Models of Mind was last modified: April 28th, 2018 by WebTeam

Consciousness in the Brain

Even at the stage of the retina, a division arises between the dorsal and the ventral stream. The dorsal stream…Consciousness in the Brain was last modified: April 27th, 2018 by WebTeam