Concepts that challenge the scientific dogma of the day are defined as Stubborn Taboos by Dean in this segment. The topics of homeopathy, cold fusion and UFO studies are all Stubborn Taboos. Acupuncture used to be a stubborn taboo but that status is fading. Dean also approaches his third category of taboos and reflects on the contradiction between the interest of the population with topics including psychic phenomenon and lack of University support of research in that area.
This discussion is part of the Conversations from the Edge 2006 series videotaped before a live audience in San Francisco.
In the first segment of this new video series, Dean Radin provides the definition of a taboo.
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