Conscious Aging Workshop Facilitator's Training

Conscious Aging Workshop Facilitator's Training 

 Get trained to become a Conscious Agingworkshop facilitator!

The Conscious Aging Facilitator's Program provides facilitators with all the resources they need to market, set up and conduct an 8-session workshop series on Conscious Aging in their local community. This self-paced, self-study program is designed for those who have experience in facilitating groups as a professional practitioner or community volunteer.
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Calling for more study on all aspects of consciousness

Open letter in a mainstream journal calling for more study on all aspects of consciousness

 Some 90 scientists and academics, including IONS researchers, have co-signed a letter that calls for more mainstream support of open and honest investigation of parapsychological topics and related mysteries of human consciousness. The letter—a demonstration of interest in psi among many mainstream academics—is written by Etzel CardeƱa of Lund University and published inFrontiers in Human Neuroscience.
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Video of Dean Radin talking about his book, Supernormal

Video of Dean Radin talking about his book, Supernormal, at the Science and Nonduality conference 

 "An informative and thought-provoking scientific presentation on the nature of mind; and so funny and entertaining too!" ~ Viewer comment

Did Buddha's teachings survive and thrive because he was more attractive or charismatic than most, or was it more than that? Did he have profound insights into the nature of Reality? We might ask the same of Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, Milarepa, and a host of other historically prominent figures associated with special illumination, wisdom, or grace. What does science tell us?
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EdgeScience Magazine article: The Challenge of Yoga by Dean Radin

Beyond Neuroscience: The Challenge of Yoga
EdgeScience Magazine – NEW ARTICLE


 This month's edition of EdgeScience pairs a short excerpt from Dean Radin's book, Supernormal, with an in-depth article by Donald DeGracia about how yoga contributes to our understanding of what's known as "the mind-body problem"—or the link between our subjective and objective natures—and what we can know about the nature of reality. Dr. Radin writes about what the future may hold for the integration of science and ancient contemplative practices like yoga, and why it matters.
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Video with Dean Radin and Mitch Horowitz

Noetic Books Video Chat with Dean Radin and Mitch Horowitz 

Supernormal book IONS Chief Scientist Dean Radin, PhD, talks with author and editor-in-chief of Tarcher/Penguin, Mitch Horowitz, about the history and future of the human potential movement. Mitch discusses his new book One Simple Idea: How Positive Thinking Reshaped Modern Life, and Dean relates this to his recent book Supernormal: Science, Yoga, and the Evidence for Extraordinary Psychic Abilities. This video chat was recorded this week.
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New Video of the Worldview Explorations Project

New Video of Worldview Explorations

 A sophomore class in Petaluma, California, is working with IONS by doing efficacy testing of the Worldview Explorations program. This fun, short video highlights an activity in one of the lessons that challenged students' perspectives.
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EEG Activity and Communication with the Deceased study published

NEW RESEARCH STUDY PUBLISHED
Electrocortical Activity and Communication with the Deceased
 

 During advanced meditative practices, unusual perceptions can arise including the sense of receiving information about unknown people who are deceased. As with meditation, this mental state of communication with the deceased involves calming mental chatter and becoming receptive to subtle feelings and sensations. Psychometric and brain electrophysiology data were collected from six individuals who had previously reported accurate information about deceased individuals under double-blind conditions.
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