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

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

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

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

A Theory of Why Astrology Can Work

Astrology, from our everyday point of view, seems to make no sense at all.  How can our lives and our moods be affected by planets and constellations and their positions … Continue reading

January 20, 2010 · 1 Comment

The Physics behind Psychic Ability

Related Post:  Where Does Psychic Ability Come From? This is not an easy topic, as you can imagine.  Yet many fundamental underpinnings of the arguments against the existence of psi … Continue reading

October 9, 2009 · 13 Comments

The One True Religion Is . . . (drumroll) . . .The Jedi Church? WTF?

Believe it or don’t, a screwy little oddball religion based on a sci-fi action movie first released thirty years ago is closer to describing how our universe actually is than … Continue reading

September 24, 2009 · 2 Comments

Belief Matters

At a psychic fair, some years ago, I had someone come by my booth inquiring about psychic healing. She wasn’t sure about it. Due to my inexperience, I hyped it … Continue reading

June 26, 2009 · 3 Comments