Jun 26–28, 2020
Delight Yoga, Prinseneiland studio, Amsterdam
Jul 14–20, 2020
Titignano Castle, Italy
Jul 20–24, 2020
Titignano Castle, Italy
Aug 11–Oct 16, 2020
With Chris Fields
We are aware of thinking and acting, and we typically think this is what neurons and brains are for.
With Sam Harris and Roland Griffith
Sam Harris speaks with Roland Griffiths about the current state of research on psychedelics.
It starts with Being Human—and moves on from there
A recording of all the talks in the SAND main conference room
By Science and Nonduality
We have gathered some resources from our SAND faculty and community
By Thomas Hübl
The first question is always “Who am I in relation to the current situation?”
By Carly Minsky
A Link Between Dark Matter and Antimatter Could Be Why the Universe Exists
By Fred LaMotte
Just a murmur whose poor thoughts won't reach the edge of the page.
With Peter Russell • Sundays, Jan 5–Apr 5, 2020 10:00 AM PDT
A 4-Part Live, Online, Monthly Meditation Group
With Shakti Caterina Maggi • Sundays, March 15, 22, 29 & April 5, 2020 11:30am PDT
A 4-part Live Webinar Series
A pre-recorded 4-part Video Series with Stanislav Grof
With Beau Lotto and Cirque du Soleil
Neuroscientist Beau Lotto conducted an ambitious study with Cirque du Soleil on the emotion of awe
With Sam Harris, Annaka Harris, and Donald Hoffman
Sam and Annaka Harris speak with Donald Hoffman about his book The Case Against Reality.
With David Lorimer and Zaya Benazzo
Zaya Benazzo interviews David Lorimer at SAND19 Italy
By Mike McRae
Scientists have discovered a unique form of cell messaging occurring in the human brain that's not been seen before.
With David Eagleman
If the conscious mind—the part you consider you—accounts for only a fraction of the brain's function, what is all the rest doing?
With Stuart Hameroff
The latest research into the relationship between the brain's neuronal firing and consciousness.
By Kevin Hartnett
Mathematicians and neuroscientists have created the first anatomically accurate model that explains how vision is possible.
With Federico Faggin
How can there be intelligence without consciousness?
With Robert Sapolsky
Is there any behavior that we can say for certain is unique to humans?
We assume our senses see reality as it is—but that could be just an evolved illusion obscuring the true workings of quantum theory and consciousness
With Donald Hoffman
Donald Hoffman reminds us that we can predict people's choices up to seven seconds before they are conscious of making that choice.
With Ruediger Dahlke • Sunday 16 June 2019
a Free online Conversation with Dr. Ruediger Dahlke, hosted by Zaya Benazzo
By Riccardo Manzotti
What are we? A soul? An immaterial mind? A flow of energy? Are we our bodies or neural patterns in our brains?
By Peta Morton
In a leafy, seemingly conventional corner of suburban Essex in southeast England ordinary children are learning in the most extraordinary of ways.
With Gabor Maté and Adyashanti
In a rare meeting of minds, and a rare exploration of whether there is a predilection for spirituality, Gabor Mate asks Adyashanti to expand on passages from his recent book My Secret Is Silence.
With A.H. Almaas
At his SAND18 appearance A.H. Almaas talks about the importance and mystery of being human, and of the great opportunity and potential of human beings.
With Daniel Siegel
Daniel Siegel introduces the Wheel of Awareness, a representation of the structure of mind. Research…
By Lynn K. Russell
Just as artists are driven to create, scientists need to prove that something is as it seems. Their mantra is, don’t tell me, show me through repeated tests that arrive at the same results every time.
By Alexandra Sheren
These days people have lost their connection with many powerful elements of energy and nature, sound being one of them—as a means of healing and brain entertainment.
By Greg Sipp
For well over a century, scientists have been wrestling with what quantum mechanics has been revealing to us about fundamental reality
By Susan Blackmore
Might we humans be the only species on this planet to be truly conscious?
By Shawn Radcliffe
For anyone who has watched a friend fall in love, Nietzsche’s words from Thus Spoke Zarathustra might…
In order to understand the true nature of reality, science must first recognize the importance of consciousness, says Dr. Robert Lanza, a stem-cell biologist whose work has earned him high acclaim.
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