Wow! Dean Radin has very kindly put up a page with links to all the best evidence for psi-related human abilities – ESP, telepathy, clairvoyance, intention at a distance and so on. If you have ever wanted to discover more about the evidence, or point a skeptic in the direction of the evidence, you need look no further!
I have cut and pasted all the links here, but do go to Dean Radin’s great blog and web site – and to YouTube for very informative videos like
his talk at the Electric Universe conference in 2013– if you want to find out first hand about all this kind of research. http://www.deanradin.com/evidence/evidence.htm
* * * Healing at a Distance
Astin et al (2000). The Efficacy of “Distant Healing”: A Systematic Review of Randomized Trials
Benson et al (2006). Study of the therapeutic effects of intercessory prayer (STEP) in cardiac bypass patients
Krucoff et al (2001). Integrative noetic therapies as adjuncts to percutaneous intervention during unstable coronary syndromes: Monitoring and Actualization of Noetic Training (MANTRA) feasibility pilot
Krucoff et al (2005). Music, imagery, touch, and prayer as adjuncts to interventional cardiac care: the Monitoring and Actualisation of Noetic Trainings (MANTRA) II randomised study
Masters & Spielmans (2007). Prayer and Health: Review, Meta-Analysis, and Research Agenda
Leibovici (2001). Effects of remote, retroactive intercessory prayer on outcomes in patients with bloodstream infection: randomised controlled trial
Radin et al (2004). Possible effects of healing intention on cell cultures and truly random events.
Radin et al (2008). Compassionate intention as a therapeutic intervention by partners of patients: Effects of distant intention on the patients’ autonomic nervous system. cancer
Physiological correlations at a distance
Achterberg et al (2005). Evidence for Correlations Between Distant Intentionality and Brain Function in Recipients: A Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Analysis
Moulton & Kosslyn (2008). Using Neuroimaging to Resolve the Psi Debate
Schlitz et al (2006). Of two minds: Skeptic-proponent collaboration within parapsychology.
Schmidt et al (2004). Distant intentionality and the feeling of being stared at: Two meta-analyses
Schmidt (2012). Can We Help Just by Good Intentions? A Meta-Analysis of Experiments on Distant Intention Effects
Radin (2004). Event related EEG correlations between isolated human subjects.
Radin (2005). The sense of being stared at: A preliminary meta-analysis.
Radin & Schlitz (2005). Gut feelings, intuition, and emotions: An exploratory study.
Standish et al (2003). Evidence of correlated functional magnetic resonance imaging signals between distant human brains.
Standish et al (2004). Electroencephalographic Evidence of Event-Related Signals Between the Brains of Spatially and Sensory Isolated Human Subjects Correlated
Wackermann et al (2003). Correlations between brain electrical activities of two spatially separated human subjects
Wiseman & Schlitz (1997). Experimenter effects and the remote detection of staring.
Telepathy & ESP
Bem & Honorton (1994). Does psi exist?
Hyman (1994). Anomaly or artifact? Comments on Bem and Honorton
Bem (1994). Response to Hyman
Tressoldi (2011). Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence: the case of non-local perception, a classical and Bayesian review of evidences
Tressoldi et al (2011). Mental Connection at Distance: Useful for Solving Difficult Tasks?
Sherwood & Roe (2003). A Review of Dream ESP Studies Conducted Since the Maimonides Dream ESP Programme
Storm et al (2010). Meta-Analysis of Free-Response Studies, 1992–2008: Assessing the Noise Reduction Model in Parapsychology
Storm et al (2013). Testing the Storm et al. (2010) Meta-Analysis Using Bayesian and Frequentist Approaches: Reply to Rouder et al. (2013)
Williams (2011). Revisiting the Ganzfeld ESP Debate: A Basic Review and Assessment
General Overviews & Critiques
Alcock (2003). Give the Null Hypothesis a Chance
Carter (2010). Heads I lose, tails you win.
Delgado & Howard (2005). Finding and Correcting Flawed Research Literatures
Parker & Brusewitz (2003). A Compendium of the Evidence for Psi
Mediumship & Survival of Consciousness
Beischel & Schwartz (2007). Anomalous information reception by research mediums demonstrated using a novel triple-blind protocol
Facco & Agrillo (2012). Near-death experiences between science and prejudice
Precognition & Presentiment
Bem (2011). Feeling the Future: Experimental Evidence for Anomalous Retroactive Influences on Cognition and Affect
Bierman (2011). Anomalous Switching of the Bi-Stable Percept of a Necker Cube: A Preliminary Study
Galek et al (2012). Correcting the Past: Failures to Replicate Psi
Honorton & Ferrari (1989). “Future telling”: A meta-analysis of forced-choice precognition experiments, 1935-1987
McCraty et al (2004). Electrophysiological Evidence of Intuition: Part 1. The Surprising Role of the Heart
McCraty et al (2004). Electrophysiological Evidence of Intuition: Part 2. A System-Wide Process?
Mossbridge et al (2012). Predictive physiological anticipation preceding seemingly unpredictable stimuli: a meta-analysis Radin (2004). Electrodermal presentiments of future emotions.
Radin & Lobach (2007). Toward understanding the placebo effect: Investigating a possible retrocausal factor.
Radin & Borges (2009). Intuition through time: What does the seer see?
Radin et al (2011). Electrocortical activity prior to unpredictable stimuli in meditators and non-meditators.
Tressoldi et al (2011). Let Your Eyes Predict : Prediction Accuracy of Pupillary Responses to Random Alerting and Neutral Sounds
Bierman (2003). Does Consciousness Collapse the Wave-Packet?
Bierman (2010). Consciousness induced restoration of time symmetry ( CIRTS ): a psychophysical theoretical perspective
Henry (2005). The mental universe
Hiley & Pylkkanen (2005). Can Mind Affect Matter Via Active Information?
Houtkooper (2002). Arguing for an Observational Theory of Paranormal Phenomena
Josephson & Pallikari-Viras (1991). Biological Utilisation of Quantum NonLocality
Lucadou et al (2007). Synchronistic Phenomena as Entanglement Correlations in Generalized Quantum Theory
May et al (1995). Decision augmentation theory: Towards a model of anomalous mental phenomena
Tressoldi (2012). Replication unreliability in psychology: elusive phenomena or “elusive” statistical power?
Tressoldi et al (2010). Extrasensory perception and quantum models of cognition.
Bosch et al (2006). Examining Psychokinesis: The Interaction of Human Intention With Random Number Generators—A Meta-Analysis
Radin et al (2006). Reexamining psychokinesis: Commentary on the Bösch, Steinkamp and Boller meta-analysis.
Nelson & Bancel (2011). Effects of mass consciousness: Changes in random data during global events.
Jahn (1982). The persistent paradox of psychic phenomena: An engineering perspective.
Crawford et al (2003). Alterations in Random Event Measures Associated with a Healing Practice
Nelson et al (2002). Correlations of continuous random data with major world events.
Radin (2006). Experiments testing models of mind-matter interaction.
Radin. (2008). Testing nonlocal observation as a source of intuitive knowledge.
Radin et al (2012). Consciousness and the double-slit interference pattern: Six experiments
Potential Applications Carpenter (2011). Laboratory Psi Effects May Be Put to Practical Use: Two Pilot Studies
Radin (2013). Supernormal: Science, Yoga, and the Evidence for Extraordinary Psychic Abilities
Alexander (2012). Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife
Carpenter (2012). First Sight: ESP and Parapsychology in Everyday Life
Carter (2012). Science and Psychic Phenomena: The Fall of the House of Skeptics
Targ (2012). The Reality of ESP: A Physicist’s Proof of Psychic Abilities
Van Lommel (2011). Consciousness Beyond Life: The Science of the Near-Death Experience
Carter (2010). Science and the Near-Death Experience: How Consciousness Survives Death
Kelly et al (2009). Irreducible Mind: Toward a Psychology for the 21st Century
Tart (2009). The End of Materialism: How Evidence of the Paranormal Is Bringing Science and Spirit Together
Mayer (2008). Extraordinary Knowing: Science, Skepticism, and the Inexplicable Powers of the Human Mind
Irwin & Watt (2007). An Introduction to Parapsychology
Radin (2006). Entangled Minds: Extrasensory Experiences in a Quantum Reality Radin (1997). The Conscious Universe: The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena
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