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For Parapsychology, this 100% failure rate across the entire gamut of laboratory studies is nothing less than catastrophic. Parapsychology appears to have lost its way. A more fruitful approach is necessary. Ideas about this will follow.
In a previous post I reviewed the current status of psychical research in reference to so-called ‘confirmatory studies’ of laboratory psi. I concluded that the body of recent evidence suggests that the non-existence of laboratory psi is looking ever more certain. The case for the existence of laboratory psi appears to rely almost entirely onContinue reading “Disquieting Features of Two ‘Confirmatory’ Psi Studies by Patrizio Tressoldi”
Reproduced from the BMJ 2022; 378 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.o2232 (Published 14 September 2022) Cite this as: BMJ 2022;378:o2232 By Jacqui Wise PLEASE NOTE: THE ABOVE ILLUSTRATION WAS ADDED BY DFM AND NOT A PART OF THE ORIGINAL BMJ ARTICLE. An estimated 17 million people experienced long covid in the first two years of the pandemic inContinue reading “Covid-19: WHO urges action as 17 million long covid cases are estimated in Europe”
Previously the evidence for psi was drawn from exploratory studies that do not adhere to the standards that are replicable across different laboratories. It is possible now to summarise the findings of empirical evidence drawn from confirmatory studies that enable one to draw firm conclusions. The existence of this solid data-base of empirical evidence inContinue reading “The Non-existence of Laboratory Psi Looks Ever More Certain from Recent Confirmatory Research in Parapsychology”
James E Kennedy’s review of my book contains a mixture of faint praise, criticism, slurs and huge red herrings thrown in for good measure. In any book author’s life, a review by a respected figure, extending to six pages, is potentially a fillip, and I acknowledge James Kennedy for putting in the effort. In thisContinue reading “Red Herrings and Slurs: A Review by James E Kennedy of “Psychology and the Paranormal. Exploring Anomalous Experience””
Part II of the story of how my intellectual property was stolen by a group of leading psychology researchers at London University.