Parapsychology. Putting ESP to Experimental Test. Why do they Study?. Unsatisfied hunger for mystery or wonderment Experiencing something magical Founding US Parapsychologist were searching for a scientific explanation for the meaning of life & life after death
Putting ESP to Experimental Test
Russia after the fall of the USSR many people became aware of the unexplained
& ESP. Scientist believed they were
Compensating for the psychological discomfort of the time
If people have this ability why
Don’t more of them win the Lottery!
CIA did 10 yrs. & 10 mill. Spent on military studies of psychic spies their program was scrapped.
Parapsychologist continue to attempt to prove just that
Daryl Bem & Charles Honorton came up with the ganzfeld procedure
Isolation of the sender the receiver in separate shielded chambers
25% of the receivers accurately beat chance
32% was the margin that was significantly needed for proof
The question then becomes has a reliable way to test ESP been discoveredScientific Attitude on ESP
Studies & Debate Cont.