The Roads to Supernormality: A Biological Perspective
May 19, 2022
Introduction: The idea that a living organism is not just an accumulation of molecules, but also some non-molecular structure in the physical vacuum goes back to the mists of time. As early as 5th century B.C., ancient Greek philosophers studied the question of what distinguishes living from nonliving. They believed that a special substance, ψυχή (psykhḗ [...]
Introduction: Telepathy, an established scientific fact, is derived from two Greek words, ‘tele’ meaning “afar” and ‘pathos’ meaning “feeling”. It is the action of one mind on another at a distance and without communication by means of the senses. In Telepathy’ by William Walker Atkinson (1910), the Society for Psychical Research conducted experiments on telepathy, [...]
The idea that psychic abilities (or psi) run in families has been a little-explored topic within the field of parapsychology. Several experimental studies evaluating psi-performance of different family members, as well as surveys and pedigree analyses suggest that this might be the case. However, the first molecular evidence supporting this idea appeared a few months [...]
In this talk I take a wide perspective look at the potential benefits of developing practical applications of scientific anomalies. The traditional approach to scholarly activities has emphasized the gathering of rigorous data and the development of theoretical models to explain those data.
This is a video of a speech Dr. Helané Wahbeh gave at the Third International Conference on Science and God, a virtual meeting held on April 11-12, 2022 and sponsored by the Hyo Jeong International Foundation for the Unity of the Sciences (HJIFUS). It is republished here with permission of HJIFUS Press. The video was [...]