The Weiler Psi

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

Psychic Ability and Magnetic Fields

Many years ago I was involved with the New Age movement and specifically psychic healing.  At that time I learned the concept of Chakras, spinning centers of energy located in … Continue reading

August 14, 2011 · 10 Comments

What Makes Psychic Ability So Strange?

This is a question that I think most people would like to have answered, so I’m taking a stab at it based on things that I’ve researched.  Aiding me in … Continue reading

June 12, 2011 · 8 Comments

Perception vs. Reality

It is almost impossible to see the world around us and not think of it as being “out there” and our minds as “in here.”  I am a person and … Continue reading

April 4, 2011 · 2 Comments

Biocentrism: A Consciousness-Centric View of the Universe

As the idea of consciousness as something important gradually seeps into discussions of physics and the cosmos, new consciousness based theories of the universe are getting their day in the … Continue reading

March 11, 2011 · 10 Comments

The Effect of Violent Rhetoric and Images

If you haven’t been living under a rock for this past week, you know about the shooting of Gabrielle Giffords in Arizona by mentally ill loner Jared Loughner. (You can … Continue reading

January 14, 2011 · 4 Comments

Betwixt and Between: A Foot in Both Worlds

We all have to make our choices.  And every choice we make means that we leave another choice behind.  Years ago, I was faced with such a choice with regards … Continue reading

May 15, 2010 · 8 Comments

Global Warming Deniers: God’s Gift to the Psi Discussion

“They’re like Global Warming Deniers.”  And with that statement everything you need to know about skeptics of psi is explained.   The huge debate over climate change has exposed the skeptic … Continue reading

April 4, 2010 · Leave a comment

The Strangeness of bug Consciousness

When we look at insects and other bugs we don’t normally think of them as being in any way conscious.  They appear to be autonomous little machines performing functions for … Continue reading

March 28, 2010 · Leave a comment

Consciousness Is Part of Reality, Not a Trick of Evolution

“I think, therefore I am.”  This statement by René Descartes perfectly encapsulates the mystery of consciousness.  It is responsible for our ability to think and act and to experience our … Continue reading

March 20, 2010 · 21 Comments

Are Ghosts and Hauntings Real? What Do We Know?

In our world, when you can’t produce something in a laboratory, that is, when you can’t produce it on demand and have to rely on eyewitness reports as your sole … Continue reading

March 14, 2010 · 2 Comments