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"Nonlocality and Exceptional Experiences" with Stephan Schwartz

Stephan A. Schwartz discusses his research into the extraordinary experiences we know as moments of genius, religious epiphany, and psychic insight. Two hundred years of reductive materialism has failed to explain them, but new research has begun to unravel some of the mystery.  Schwartz describes why he thinks these three experiences are in essence the same experience, differentiated only by intention and context, and what science knows about opening your own nonlocal abilities.

"Practical Visionary" with Corinne McLaughlin

Activist and spiritual teacher Corinne McLaughlin discusses her new book and how you can change yourself and change the world at the same time. There is surprising evidence of a powerful New World growing right in our midst — despite escalating worldwide crises — if you know where, and how, to look. Discover 8 keys to the New World within you and and all around you, with surprising solutions to our toughest problems and tools for your spiritual growth.

"Towards a Science of Consciousness" with Peter Russell

Peter Russell shares his latest thinking on why consciousness is a fundamental quality of the cosmos, and how we can apply our scientific understanding of consciousness to our the awakening of our own being.

The conversation explores questions such as: What is consciousness? What is reality? What is the true nature of the self? Can science and spiritual perspectives of reality be reconciled? How can we surrender to the fullness of the present and discover for ourselves the essence of our own being?

"Psychosomatic Wellness" with Candace Pert (lecture, part 3 of 3)

Listen in on Candace Pert's half-day "Psychosomatic Wellness" workshop from the IONS 2005 Conference!

Dr. Candace B. Pert, PhD is an internationally recognized, Johns Hopkins-trained neuro-pharmacologist and author of the best-selling book, Molecules of Emotion. She was featured in Bill Moyers' PBS series Healing the Mind as well as the recent movie, What the' Bleep' Do We Know!?. Dr. Pert founded The Institute of New Medicine, (TINM), a non-profit corporation furthering research and education in the field of Integrative Medicine.

"Wisdom of the Heart" with Joan Borysenko (part 2 of 2)

Joan Borysenko is a former Harvard medical scientist and practicing psychologist. She endeavors to weave together science, psychology, and spirituality in the service of wholeness.

In this engaging discussion about the path to wholeness, Joan shares the wisdom of a variety of spiritual leaders. This approach is in keeping with the mission of her Claritas Institute, which teaches students to respect the differences between traditions while simultaneously recognizing the essential spirituality they share.


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