The Weiler Psi

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

Mainstream Media: A Multi-Headed Special Interest Group

There is a moment in everyone’s life when they have an Ah Ha! about something.  A revelation that changes their outlook in a fundamental way about a persistently difficult situation and … Continue reading

October 19, 2014 · 9 Comments

The Loud and Clear Message that the TED Controversy is Sending

TED talks is actually pretty cool.  Although I’ve been talking nonstop about the TED censorship for the past couple of weeks, I don’t hold a grudge against that organization.  Truth … Continue reading

April 2, 2013 · 36 Comments

The Logic of Psychically Based Rational Thought

The title is a mouthful, but actually this topic is fairly straightforward.  What is the thinking of psychic people like?  To the skeptic and logically minded people, we seem to … Continue reading

November 20, 2011 · 9 Comments

The Psychology of Skeptics: Understanding the People Behind the Skepticism

I have been on a quest recently to understand psi skeptics and skepticism better.  Part of this has to do with a book that I am writing, but part of … Continue reading

October 11, 2011 · 8 Comments

A Critical Look at CSI, (formerly CSICOP), a Pseudo-Scientific Skeptic Organization

Most psychic people have never heard of this organization.  The original name was:  Committee for Scientific Investigations for Claims of the Paranormal.  (CSICOP)  It’s since been shortened to CSI.  It … Continue reading

August 30, 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

What the Heck is Orgone Energy?

I’ll be quite honest, I don’t know how much to make of this, but it is weird and interesting and I have a funny feeling that there is something to … Continue reading

July 4, 2011 · 3 Comments

Cellular Memory Phenomenon Explained: Consciousness Beyond the Brain

Hat tip to Don Salmon for bringing this to my attention. It is amazing to me what happens when you start looking for consciousness.  The information comes cascading in.  This … Continue reading

March 14, 2011 · 24 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