However, if psychic phenomena
are ever validated with the encrypted communications discussed above, we will have major research project devoted to using psi to study the psychon.
This monograph, published by the Australian Institute of Parapsychological Research, brings together decades of research linking psychic phenomena
and the brain.
The materialist paradigm which considers the brain as the sole cause of consciousness and psychic phenomena
has been challenged by a new paradigm that seems to demonstrate that there is not a cause-effect relationship between brain activity and psychic phenomena
but only a correlation between them, since these phenomena can be experienced without the body and appear to have an extra-cerebral origin (cosmic field, cosmic consciousness?
Psychic Intuition: Everything You Ever Wanted to Ask But Were Afraid to Know provides a compelling account of cutting-edge research in brain science, physics, and how they apply to psychic intuition's feature and possibilities, bridging the gap between skeptics who can scientifically consider psychic phenomena
and believers who lack the science to analyze it.
Convinced that a rational explanation exists for everything others attribute to psychic phenomena
, the duo divide their time between the classroom and the field, driving long hours to debunk out-of-the ordinary occurrences.
Unruly Spirits: The Science of Psychic Phenomena
in Modern France, by M.
Personally, I've always been more into psychic phenomena
and, without being too hippy-dippy about it, usually take note of the significant events that occur in my life and see if they correlate with other things further down the line," adds the 40-year-old.
Unruly spirits; the science of psychic phenomena
in modern France.
As one of the UK testers for The James Randi Paranormal Challenge, Prof Wiseman has spent years debunking psychic phenomena
Gary Collins played Professor Michael Rhodes who, assisted by Nancy Murphy (Catherine Ferrar), investigated cases involving ESP and psychic phenomena
This means that volition, like all psychic phenomena
, is a secondary product of the brain's functioning.
Dr Dean Radin, a leading expert in psychic phenomena
, reckons an ability to sense what will happen in the future can also influence the choices we make.
From alien abduction to possessions and spontaneous combustion, THE ORIGINS OF PSYCHIC PHENOMENA
explores the unconscious mind's ability to externalize itself, processing real-world experiences and producing in turn often frightening manifestations.
Some researchers have speculated that believers may, in general, have poor cognitive abilities compared with disbelievers and therefore be less able to accurately judge whether alleged psychic phenomena
have normal explanations (e.
Michael Heidelberger demonstrates the empiricist foundations of Fechner's world-view--he held that all physical phenomena, including living organisms, could be accounted for by physical laws--while also explaining the precise senses in which Fechner distinguished his position from that of reductive materialism: he argued that additional laws were needed to explain the inherent tendencies of organic phenomena, avoided the attribution of psychic phenomena
to physical causes, and proposed instead a functional relationship between the two (this is the basis of the psycho-physical parallelism often associated with his name).