IONS researcher Dr. Helané Wahbeh presents an overview of the six questions we hope to answer in our our long-range research program on this fascinating topic.
Death, Dying & Beyond
What are the questions that ignite scientific inquiry at the Institute of Noetic Sciences? Learn some of them in this short video that started playing on Times Square in New York City in May, 2011.
Real-life psychic, near-death, and paranormal experiences are combined with cutting-edge science and vivid adventure stories in this energetic look at why extreme athletes and mountaineers take the risks that allow them to push the limits of consciousness, and what they encounter there.
Running with Scissors meets Bewitched in this irresistible memoir, as Philip Smith describes growing up in 1960s Miami with his decorator father, who one day discovers he has the miraculous power to talk to the dead and heal the sick.
Rain barrels that refill themselves. Psychic horses. Mind-reading Cold War spies. For many, these phenomena are evidence of an unseen world just beyond the grasp of our five senses. For a group of scientists at Duke University, such mysteries demanded further investigation. From 1930 to 1980, under the leadership of Dr. J. B. Rhine, often considered the Einstein of the paranormal, the scientists at the Duke Parapsychology Lab attempted to test the bizarre, the frightening, and the unexplainable against the rigors of science.
What is the feeling of the field? A physician, a teacher, and a musician share first-person perspectives on experiencing the power of fields.
Known primarily for his studies of the abductee/UFO experience, John Mack will be deeply missed.
We practice letting go of the physical body in order to hone our spirits and souls for the journey that follows.