The Conscious Universe — The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena. by Dean Radin. Psychic Phenomena: Unquestionably. Dean Radin is a parapsychology researcher. He has been Senior Scientist at the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS). The Conscious Universe also sifts the data for tantalizing hints of how mind is Noetic Science parapsychology researcher Dean Radin is at the Institute of.

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An outstanding book that lays out the information on psychological phenomena.

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He discusses skeptical tactics accusations of triviality, prejudice, valid and invalid criticisms, distortionsmotivations, and the psychological effects we need to keep in mind when studying psi and skeptics alike effects of prior convictions, cognitive dissonance, expectancy effects, judgment errors, confirmation bias, representativeness heuristics, hindsight bias, suppression, reaction formation, repression, identification and introjection, dea, projection.

Radin uses the 4-phase Paradigm for Scientific Change to position the scientific culture’s current view of psi. Retrieved Radn 30, So if one study only had 10 subjects, those 10 data points can be added to the pool, giving a better picture of the actual effects being measured.

The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena.

Dean Radin

Aug 19, Leanne Curtis rated it liked it Shelves: Noting the spread of meta-analyses of the same studies where the individual studies are weighted differentlyhave wildly varying odds returned from trillions to one, to indistinguishable from chanceDeBakcsy argues that this undermines the reliance on meta-analysis in the work since they lack standardization.

The best book I found so far to prove the untapped power of our brains and the existence of other dimensions which Science is not yet able to explain. A fantastic subject, some really worthwhile moments in the You will need to read this book with an open mind.

Retrieved October 20, Do any of them fit the picture Radin paints? As an engaging, evenly-paced book, it fails pretty solidly. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


For the particularly devoted reader, I have also written a review of Radin’s Entangled Minds. Group meditations can tadin an effect. A claim should be accepted or rejected only if the evidence warrants it. Four of six jackpots in one casino occurred within one day of the full moon. Sep 19, Gordon Gatiss rated it it was ok.

But then for a good thirty years now I haven’t really read much in the subject, my reading being focused on all the literature for my under-graduate and graduate work. Most of these implications appeared half-baked and not very well considered, which left me wondering why he even needed to include it, or at least so much of it.

I recommend that anyone interested in the concept of consciousness as it relates to physics and the physical world consider this book. Feb 15, Tony rated it consccious liked it. For consciois interested, or even wandering what one should make of all millenary traditions about psi, this is a recommended read. Sep 17, Solomon rated it really liked it.

He assumes that the statistical oddities found by parapsychologists are proof that all of modern science is based on a false understanding of the nature of science and of the universe. Those chapters I give a five-star rating. In Stanley Krippner, Harris L. Still, I must agree that despite all the advancements in the neurosciences, consciousness is still a deep mystery and a profoundly interesting topic.

He believes psi research will profoundly affect our notions of space, time, mind, and matter. Views Read Edit View history. Hardcoverpages. Or of the basic principles of logic, such as the principle of contradiction? The Science of Spirituality. I suppose that the evidence he presented was mostly convincing, but it left me somewhat suspicious.

Radin explains things in detail, and often to the point of overkill. It is not even based upon the results of a few scientific experiments.


Shadish writing in Psychological Bulletin criticized claims made by Radin and his associates that human minds can psychically influence random number generators, saying that parapsychologists “need to go beyond statistics and explain how the mind might influence a computer, then test that prediction”. First, it is ridiculed. It is this evidence that we must examine.

Both in structure and in scope and in terms of sheer mass of information that covers over a century of scientific experimentation on PSI — and the meaning thereof. There are two core issues here: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Quotes from The Conscious Uni Eventually, no one remembers that the idea was once considered a dangerous heresy. French recounts that the medium Florence Cook was caught in acts of trickery and two of the Fox sisters confessed to fraud, but that Radin did not mention this fact.

The third category of psi phenomena is survival of consciousness SOC. Jan 10, Shane Simmons rated it it was amazing Shelves: I think lovers do this in non-local communication.

This is another abandoned book on my part. Apr 12, Laurent Videau rated it it was amazing. Radin’s explanations and theorizing make for riveting reading.

The Conscious Universe: The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena

In the introduction to his book, Radin claims that there is a predictable four-stage sequence in the history of science that governs the acceptance of new ideas.

I read this for a paper I was writing on psychic phenomena. The Road from Foolishness to Fraud.

Mind willing, many interesting things appear to be possible.