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 · 9 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

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 · 9 Comments

Flexibility Is Important To PSI


One of the many challenges I have been discovering in writing about Psi is the introduction of words or terms that are generally unfamiliar to most people. Although I am … Continue reading

August 6, 2010 · 5 Comments

Consciousness At the Cellular Level: The Experiments of Cleve Backster


Cleve Backster is best known for hooking up a lie detector machine to a plant and discovering that it had emotional responses.  At the time, he was merely curious to … Continue reading

May 7, 2010 · 14 Comments

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 · 12 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

Psi as an Evolutionary Trait


Skeptics have the following argument: The Argument from Evolution: “If Psi abilities actually existed, they would have a huge evolutionary advantage, and one would think that after at least 100,000 … Continue reading

March 6, 2009 · 5 Comments

Where does Psychic Ability Come From?


Related Post:  The Physics Behind Psychic Ability Where does psychic ability come from? If you ask the scientific community, including parapsychologists, the answer is: “We don’t know.” So there is … Continue reading

February 28, 2009 · 4 Comments