Interconnectedness: The Life and Times of Roger Nelson

Roger D. Nelson, PhD, is the founding director of the Global Consciousness Project, an international, multi-laboratory collaboration founded in 1997 which aimed to study collective consciousness. From 1980 to 2002, he was Coordinator of Research at the Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research laboratory at Princeton University. He is the author of Connected: The Emergence of Global Consciousness. His website is

In this video Roger Nelson demonstrates how his life’s work with the global consciousness project has discovered an important law of nature that can change the face of humanity: the interconnectedness of people when focused on a single goal or activity or event.

00:00:00 Introduction

00:11:17 The PEAR Lab

00:24:52 Childlike mind

00:35:36 Famous visitors

00:48:26 Talented individuals

01:01:23 Spirituality within research

01:14:36 Egyptian experience

01:21:12 Global Consciousness Project results

01:34:40 The Happiness Index

01:45:45 Conclusion

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Guest Host Debra Lynne Katz, PhD, is author of You Are Psychic: The Art of Clairvoyant Reading and Healing, Extraordinary Psychic: Proven Techniques to Master Your Natural Psychic Abilities, and Freeing the Genie Within: Manifesting Abundance, Creativity, and Success in Your Life. She is coauthor, with Jon Knowles, of Associative Remote Viewing: The Art and Science of Predicting Outcomes for Sports, Politics, Finances, and the Lottery. Debra currently serves as President of the International Remote Viewing Association.

(Recorded May 20, 2024)

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Published on June 7, 2024


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