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'Sixth Sense' Put To Test In Provocative New Study

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

Ever get the feeling you have extrasensory perception, or ESP -- a "sixth sense" that gives you powers of perception that transcend the familiar five ...

My Occult Boyhood

Mitch Horowitz | Posted 12.30.2013 | Religion
Mitch Horowitz

For me Halloween has always been more than just a holiday for costumes, parties, and trick-or-treating. It is a time of year that summons up occult interests that grew deep in me in childhood.

ESP TV -- Transmitting Forward and Backward at the Same Time

Rachel Mason | Posted 05.27.2013 | New York
Rachel Mason

Bringing back the aesthetic delight of early analog video pioneers, artists like the Vasulkas and Nam Jun Paik come to mind when watching episodes of ESP TV, the project of Victoria Keddie and Scott Kiernan.

Eyes of the Blind Transmit Messages to the Brain Subconsciously

Dr. Douglas Fields | Posted 02.10.2013 | Science
Dr. Douglas Fields

Do you believe that the mind can detect things beyond the conscious realm of sensory perception? Can the blind "see" without vision? A new study provides strong support for these intriguing questions.

Scientists At Odds Over Strange 'Presentiment' Study

Posted 11.05.2012 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 11/02/2012 01:41 PM EDT on LiveScience People's bodies know a big event is coming just before...

Not Second Sight, But First Sight

James Carpenter, Ph.D. | Posted 12.04.2012 | Books
James Carpenter, Ph.D.

My major thesis is that psychic abilities such as ESP -- long considered to occur only in "gifted" individuals or on rare traumatic occasions -- are, in fact, ongoing subconscious processes that continuously influence all of us in making everyday decisions.

Why We Hate Going to the Dennis

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Michael Sigman

Researchers say that if your appellation is Dennis, you are more likely to become a dentist than a differently monikered individual. But I'm not so sure about this.

ESP: Heresy or Scientific Breakthrough?

Christine Bronstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Bronstein

When a respected psychology professor presents a scientific paper attempting to prove that we somehow know what is going to happen before it does, it releases a hellfire of outrage.

Friday Talking Points [150] -- A Fortean Week

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Sometimes it is hard to come up with a metaphor to describe the week that was. This was not one of those weeks.

Respected Journal's Article On ESP Expected To Prompt Outrage

New York Times | BENEDICT CAREY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

One of psychology's most respected journals has agreed to publish a paper presenting what its author describes as strong evidence for extrasensory per...

If Your Brain Is A Quantum Computer, Can It Connect You To The World?

Ervin Laszlo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Ervin Laszlo

I'd like you to consider the possibility that nature embodies within herself a kind of Internet, and that through our brain we might be able to communicate with it.

'Second Sight' Will Either Creep You Out -- Or Convince You That You Too Are An Intuitive

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

Judith Orloff is a talented writer, and her book moves like a thriller. So when she comes to make the case that we are both matter and spirit, she's very convincing.

Toronto Film Fest Day 1: Peasants, Cats, Goats, Nymphs and War

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

While Cannes is still the Wimbledon of festivals, Toronto is the other one that matters most. Come here to catch the hottest films from Cannes, fall releases looking to tout themselves, and Oscar hopefuls.

Is There Such a Thing as a Psychic?

Irene Rubaum-Keller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Irene Rubaum-Keller

Do some people have more psychic ability than others, or do we all have it and just either ignore it, or refuse to believe and develop it?

Happy 30th Birthday, Battlestar Galactica!

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Thirty years ago, ABC-TV delighted and outraged sci-fi fans with its new series, Battlestar Galactica, a lovable beneficiary of Star Wars' success. Happy Birthday, BG!

Hey Boo!: One Out Of Three Believe In Ghosts

AP | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

hose things that go bump in the night? About one-third of people believe they could be ghosts. And nearly one out of four, 23 percent, say they've act...