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93. Peace That Passeth All Understanding

2018-10-14T17:32:17+00:00 May 6th, 2004|Categories: Cosmic Awareness|Tags: , , , , |

Editor's Introduction: Graham Dawson (real name) initially earned a B.Sc. in Physics and Meteorology and went on to a Ph.D. in Dynamical Coastal Oceanography from Reading University, UK, in 1982. From 1982 until 1992, he has worked in information technology in a number of major oil companies and petroleum consultancies, and since 1992 he has [...]

90. From an Altered State of Consciousness to a Life-long Quest for a Model of Mind

2018-10-14T17:30:43+00:00 October 24th, 2003|Categories: Near Death Experience|Tags: , , , |

Editor's Introduction: This anonymous scientist is a Ph.D., Professor Engineering at a major European university and a prominent industrial researcher with many publications in physics journals, including more than a dozen on quantum computation. This is a fascinating account of how a teenage altered states experience influenced a life of hard science research. From an Altered State of [...]

86. Can Mind Recognize Itself in a Model it’s Pondering About? A Strange Experience doing Neural Network Research

2018-10-14T17:37:36+00:00 December 29th, 2002|Categories: Cosmic Awareness|Tags: , , , , , , |

Editor's Introduction: This anonymous scientist has a B.S. in Computer Engineering and an M.S. in Computer Science, and is finishing his PhD in that field while currently employed as an Artificial Intelligence Software Engineer at a major US company. He has already published more than a dozen papers in scientific journals. His experience is an interesting [...]

82. Unity, Gnosis Experience

2018-10-14T17:50:01+00:00 October 5th, 2001|Categories: Cosmic Awareness|Tags: , , , , , |

Editor's Introduction: This anonymous scientist  has a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering and an M.S. in Computer Science. She has been employed as a mechanical engineer, a software engineer and as a high school mathematics teacher. This Unity Experience happened to her when she was 32 and living in Florida. She is still wondering why...... Unity, Gnosis [...]

76. The Yellow Pilot

2018-10-14T18:14:54+00:00 June 4th, 2001|Categories: Psi (ESP, etc)|Tags: , , , , |

Editor's Introduction: Johan L. F. Gerding (real name) is doctor in philosophy and member of the management team of the Parapsychology Institute in Utrecht, The Netherlands. He is vice-president of the Dutch Society for Psychical Research, and lectures at the SUW Institute in Nijmegen and the JHBC in Utrecht, both training institutes for therapists. He [...]

75. Out-of-the-Body, Explained Away, But It Was So Real…..

2018-10-14T18:15:33+00:00 January 26th, 2001|Categories: Out of body|Tags: , , , , |

Editor's Introduction: Susan Blackmore (real name) is Reader in Psychology at the University of the West of England, Bristol, where she teaches the psychology of consciousness. She has a degree in psychology and physiology from Oxford, an MSc from Surrey University, and gained one of the first PhDs in parapsychology in the country. Her research [...]

67. Cosmic Consciousness Experience at Age 16

2018-10-14T18:34:18+00:00 September 6th, 2000|Categories: Cosmic Awareness, Out of body|Tags: , , , , , |

Editor's Introduction: This anonymous scientist  has a Ph.D. in Chemistry and was a government researcher who authored some 60 publications in his field during the 50s and 60s. He is now 89 years old and retired. I find it particularly interesting that this scientist has stayed with the paradox of having seen, at the deepest possible level of [...]