The Weiler Psi

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

Psychics in Sci-Fi: A Quick Look at Three Examples

Science fiction is one of the few areas of mainstream literature where psychic ability regularly plays a role.  As I have gotten to be somewhat of an expert about psychics … Continue reading

December 11, 2011 · 4 Comments

What Is It Like To Be Psychic?

This innocent question sounds like such an easy one to answer and yet each time that someone asks me, it leaves me stuttering and mumbling a sort of half reply … Continue reading

October 17, 2011 · 59 Comments

Psychic People: The Last Quiet Minority

In my studies of psychic people I have come to understand that we are a minority group with the same pressures and problems of other minorities. This is important because … Continue reading

September 14, 2011 · 10 Comments

The Brain/Consciousness Relationship: A Consciousness Based Theory

There is a lot that has been done with neurology and the brain which maps many functions related to personality and even some psychic situations.  The relationship of the brain … Continue reading

August 2, 2011 · 3 Comments

The Cost of Media Bias Against Psychics: Bullied Children

Gawd, do I hate bullies; even watching film depictions of bullying makes my blood boil.  Having the media fan the flames of bullying with ill advised skeptically biased articles demeaning … Continue reading

July 9, 2011 · 10 Comments

The Link Between Psychic Ability, Schizophrenia and Psychosis

It is impossible to do research into psychic ability and psychics without coming across stories of psychosis.  And lurking in the background is a connection to schizophrenia, which is far … Continue reading

March 26, 2011 · 217 Comments

Can You Win Randi’s Million Dollar Challenge?

Related Post:  A Critical Look at Randi’s Million Dollar Challenge Update:  11-30-11:  There seems to be some confusion over the length of time Pavel spent dealing with the challenge.  Skeptics … Continue reading

March 1, 2011 · 7 Comments

Evidence for Near Death Experiences (NDE’s)

Near death experiences are the sort of thing that grab your attention and hold onto it. About 774 occur daily. People involuntarily leaving their bodies and then coming back again … Continue reading

January 20, 2011 · 3 Comments

Emotional Sponge No More

There was a time a few years ago, Ok, maybe MORE than a few, when I would absorb the emotions of other people around me to the point where I … Continue reading

September 13, 2010 · 4 Comments

Failed Predictions, A Necessary Part of Psi

Recently, I put up a post with a bold prediction that a catastrophe beyond the spilling of oil would take place that would effectively destroy New Orleans and other areas.  … Continue reading

August 22, 2010 · 4 Comments