5 Mar 14 | Interview: Erik Davis, expanding mind Animist practice, sacred sites, and cultivating a relationship to significant otherness: a talk with Robert Wallis, professor of visual culture, scholar of paganism, shamanism, and rock art. Audio.
19 Feb 14 | Sam Harris, YouTube The American neuroscientist, author, and philosopher, shares his concept of the present moment and why it matters to live in the now rather than wait for the “now” of the future. Video.
29 Jan 14 | Daniel Pinchbeck, Reality Sandwich We need to evolve new pathways of thinking and feeling – to revamp our mental and emotional ecology. Psychedelics may play a part in the process of our species evolution. From the co-author of Manifesting Minds.
17 Jan 14 | Etzel Cardeña, Lund University, Sweden A call for an open, informed study of all aspects of consciousness, including parapsychological phenomena such as purported telepathy or precognition a.o.
27 Dec 13 | Sam Gandy, Reality Sandwich Neurogenesis is the birth of new neurons in the brain. There are a number of behavioral, environmental, pharmacological and biochemical factors that affect this process, many of which we have considerable power to influence.
23 Dec 13 | Susan Jensen, University of Wisconsin-Madison Researchers in Wisconsin, Spain, and France report the first evidence of specific molecular changes in the body following a period of mindfulness meditation.
5 Dec 13 | Interview: Joanna Harcourt Smith, Future Primitive Robert Tindall speaks about water, the primordial womb; music and opening of the gates of consciousness – of participating in a sentient cosmos.
19 Nov 13 | Spencer Smith et al, University of North Carolina Researchers have shown that dendrites do more than relay information from one neuron to the next. They actively process information, multiplying the brain’s processing power.
1 Nov 11 | David P. Luke, Devin B. Terhune, Frontiers Seems psychedelics might be able to tell us something about the workings of synaesthesia and so perception more generally, though more research required.
7 Oct 13 | Rob Dickins, Psychedelic Presss UK A psychedelic psychogeography with a look at the invisible landscape; imaginal territories through the psychiatric axioms of ego, Self, and the structure of one’s psyche.