The Conscious Universe — The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena. by Dean Radin. Psychic Phenomena: Unquestionably. Dean Radin is a parapsychology researcher. He has been Senior Scientist at the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS). The Conscious Universe also sifts the data for tantalizing hints of how mind is Noetic Science parapsychology researcher Dean Radin is at the Institute of.
|Published (Last):||3 December 2007|
|PDF File Size:||19.84 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||10.56 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Using meta analysis to look at centuries of research into various psi manifestationsESP, clairvoyance, teleportation, remote viewing, and so onDr. Jul 29, Cooper Cooper rated it it was amazing. Radin concludes that psychic phenomena are real.
Who would have thought a book about pyschic phenomena — an otherwise fascinating topic — could be so boring and tedious? Some skeptics might point out to Radin that psi researchers seem related to psi in the same way that earlier scientists who believed in the ether and phlogiston went about their business ujiverse how the ether and phlogiston work.
Radin, details many studies of the “paranormal. Apr 19, Roberta Grimes rated it it was amazing Shelves: No claim should be dismissed out-of-hand or rejected simply because it seems absurd or stupid, or because of the motivations, lack of scientific qualifications, or moral character of its proponents.
As we will see, Radin tries to have it both ways. The first claim in relation to evidence is that Psi effects are present above chance to a probability of 10 15 to 1, from a meta-analysis of Forced choice recognition in the parapsychological literature. He stated that the book avoided mentioning the evidence of fraud in parapsychology.
The Conscious Universe: The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena
I recommend that anyone interested in the concept of consciousness as it relates to physics nuiverse the physical world consider this book. He believes psi research will profoundly affect our notions of space, time, mind, and matter. So far ,, about 50 pages into this, reads like soft butter. Retrieved October 24, In Stanley Krippner, Harris L. Group PK may influence the weather.
For this I had to give up reading as it was more of a large research document rather than some interesting anecdotal reading. First, there have been a great many under-publicized lab studies of psi over the past thirty years or so, and these have 1 been rigorously designed as double blind studies that take into account criticisms of earlier, less rigorous work, and 2 employed new computer and video technology, completely automated to exclude the possibility of contamination by the experimenters or subjects.
Those chapters I give a five-star rating. See, for example, the very thorough Carroll review. But this is true of many well-tested scientific theories that we take for granted: Aug 20, Ken rated it it was amazing. What are your thoughts on the afterlife?
The Conscious Universe: The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena by Dean Radin
Unless one’s preconceived world-view prevents one from doing so. Thanks for telling us about the problem. No one really knows. I think lovers do this in non-local communication. Second, it is violently opposed.
The Conscious Universe by Dean Radin – Book Review – The Skeptic’s Dictionary –
Both in structure and in scope and in terms of sheer mass of information that covers over a century of scientific experimentation on PSI — and the meaning thereof. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. Overall, the positives of the book providing solid evidence for psychic phenomena, explaining why more people aren’t aware of this evidence overcome the negatives, but not by much.
Mar 14, blakeR rated it liked it Shelves: A critical review of The Conscious Universe: On the bright side, Radin does a marvellous job of explaining statistics and the meaning thereof so that even people who have never before heard of the words ‘standard rxdin can understand what statistics do and how they are used.
Thus, Radin begins by noting that psychic phenomena fall into three types. The information is neither for or against.
Properly understood and applied, it is the most potent instrument of action.