The Weiler Psi

Parapsychology Journalism: The People, The Theory, The Science, The Skeptics

Artificial Intelligence is Not Taking Over the World

I am old enough to have witnessed the full progression of artificial intelligence because it did not become a thing until I was an adult due to the limitations of … Continue reading

October 29, 2014 · 16 Comments

The Ebola Virus: “We Have Met the Enemy and He is Us”

Disease is a holistic problem that can only be effectively contained and managed through holistic solutions.  What the Ebola virus is showing us is that short sighted thinking can literally … Continue reading

October 22, 2014 · 5 Comments

The Science Dilemma: Debating Evolution vs. Creationism

Recently there was a televised debate between Bill Nye (the science guy) arguing for evolution and Ken Ham, arguing for young earth creationism.  It was a long debate, clocking in … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · 49 Comments

The Not-So-Hard Problem of Consciousness

Consciousness is called “The Hard Problem” which Prof. David Chalmers of the University of Arizona explains: (Chalmers is not a materialist.  jfly has explained his position more clearly in the … Continue reading

December 12, 2013 · 27 Comments

The Sensitive Person’s Guide to Success

I’ve done quite a few things in my time.  I was an exchange student to Germany for a year, I built my own house, I’ve made several short films; I … Continue reading

December 26, 2012 · 23 Comments

Cracking the Code of Mainstream Silence on Unconventional Ideas

Very recently I attempted to write an article for Cracked.com, an on line humor and weird stuff site that specializes in unusual lists of various topics.  It seemed like a … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 18 Comments

Scientism: All True Knowledge Comes From Science . . . Or Does It?

I used to think that philosophy was boring and useless.  To me, it amounted to a bunch of over educated impractical people pondering over things that had no real relevance … Continue reading

April 30, 2012 · 6 Comments

The Not Quite Unsolvable Riddle of the Meaning of Meaning

I’m going to go all philosophical on you, and we all know that the only philosophy worth a damned is also hard to grasp.  It involves stretching our minds and … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · 4 Comments