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The Scientific Validation of the Extrasensory and the Paranormal Part 5: Thoughts Can Change Distant Events

In the last article of this series, I presented research that conclusively shows that people can sit in an isolated room and gather information from distant sites at will.  Even more remarkable, there is no limit found to which sites … Continue reading

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The Scientific Validation of the Extrasensory and the Paranormal Part 4: Perceiving Beyond the Five senses

ESP and “psychic” abilities have had a bad reputation among most scientists.   A major reason for this attitude is that the evidence for psychic abilities has been considered anecdotal since it has not been reliably repeatable and, as a consequence, … Continue reading

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The Scientific Validation of the Extrasensory and the Paranormal Part 3: More insights from the Physics Lab

There are some quite interesting modifications that can be made to the simple double slit experiment from the last article.  It is possible to determine which slit each photon goes through as it makes its way from the light source … Continue reading

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The Scientific Validation of the Extrasensory and the Paranormal Part 2: Insights from the Physics Lab

Quantum mechanics is a phrase that often evokes a feeling of mystery and esoteric power.  It was developed at the beginning of the twentieth century to explain the results of experiments that were not consistent with classical Newtonian mechanics.  The … Continue reading

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The Scientific Validation of the Extrasensory and the Paranormal Part 1: Introduction

What if what we have called “extrasensory” is just an additional sense we all have for gathering information about the world?  What if what we have called “paranormal” are actually important aspects of how our world really works?  Science is … Continue reading

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Five of the biggest mysteries facing modern science

You might be wondering where I obtained my list.  I hope you are not disappointed that I produced it myself.  I have given a lot of thought to these topics and they all relate to the book about the hidden … Continue reading

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What if your memory was twenty as powerful and you were twenty times as creative?

(estimated reading time: twelve minutes)   According to many neuroscientists and researchers who study the human brain, we are using less than five percent of our mind’s potential.  What if this was not only true, but you could find a … Continue reading

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“Alternative medicine” versus traditional medical care

How do you feel about “alternative medicine”?  Do you have confidence in treatments that have little or no research to support them, or do you believe it is a mistake to try healing methods that are not supported by traditional … Continue reading

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What’s it all about, Alfie?

“What’s it all about, Alfie?”  This is the first line of the title song from the 1966 movie: Alfie.  What a wonderfully stated question!  To me, it encompasses several other important questions.  Like:  Why are we all here on this … Continue reading

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