• Welcome!

    The new SAND website is designed to facilitate the expansion of our community, while continuing to ignite the dialogue between science and spirituality and to inspire you with stimulating content contributed by leading scientists, mystics, authors and teachers… and by you!

    We are still in the beta phase, so we would love to hear what you think!


  • SAND14 US Conference:The Entanglement of Life

    Workshops Oct 22nd- 23rd and 27th
    Main Conference Oct 23rd – 26th
    Dolce Hayes Mansion, San Jose, CA

    Entanglement is one of the strangest parts of quantum mechanics — so strange, in fact, that Albert Einstein famously referred to it as “spooky action at a distance.” An entangled system shows a property that has been measured for the whole but not for parts.

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  • Extensive Video Archive Science and Nonduality

    Watch hours of video material of conference talks, media product excerpts and relevant video clips online… for free!

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    Who will be speaking at SAND14 US?

    We can already tell you that this year’s speakers will be just as mind boggling, thought provoking and inspiring as last year… And there will be more!

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    Now available: SAND ANTHOLOGY vol. 4 (3 DVD set)

    Another groundbreaking collection of conversations with leading scientists, contemporary mystics, authors and teachers. Science and Nonduality Anthology Volume 4 takes you on a journey into the most compelling questions of our time, ranging from the mystery of time, emotions, evolution to awakening.

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  • ABOUT: Science and Nonduality (SAND)

    SAND brings together preeminent scientists, philosophers, spiritual teachers, and mystics for an exploration of the new paradigm emerging in spirituality that is grounded in cutting-edge science and consistent with the ancient wisdom of nonduality — the deep understanding of the interconnectedness of life…

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Deconstructing Yourself

I remember as a teenager, feeling that the Monty Python joke “my brain hurts” was talking about me. It was clear to me that my biggest problem in life was my own mind. I was very…


Science and the Existence of Ether

The existence of an ether – an all-pervading medium composed of a subtler kind of matter – has been taught by mystic philosophers throughout the ages. Ayurveda is a 5,000 year-old system of natural healing that…

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You Shouldn’t Try to Pigeonhole Quantum Physics

Just when you thought quantum physics couldn’t get any weirder, it violates the pigeonhole principle. No, it’s not about a pigeon in a hole that is simultaneously alive and dead. The pigeonhole principle is a basic…

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New video for SAND14 US: The Entanglement of Life

“As is the human body, so is the cosmic body. As is the human mind, so is the cosmic mind. As is the microcosm, so is the macrocosm. As is the atom, so is the universe.”…


SAND Anthology Vol. 4 has been released!

Another mind and heart opening collection of conversations with leading scientists, contemporary mystics, authors and teachers. Science and Nonduality Anthology Volume 4 takes you on a journey into the most compelling questions of our time. Some…

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    David Storoy

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    Paul Smit

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    Theresa Bullard, Ph.D.

    Dr. Theresa Bullard combines a Ph.D. in Physics with…


    Michael W. Taft

    Michael W. Taft is an author, editor, meditation teacher,…

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    Menas Kafatos

    Dr. Menas Kafatos is The Fletcher Jones Endowed Professor…


    Mark Matousek

    Mark Matousek is the author of two award-winning memoirs,…

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    Mauro Bergonzi

    Mauro Bergonzi has been teaching Religions and Philosophies of…


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    Jay Kumar is a professor of comparative religion, Yoga…

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