Dean Radin, Ph.D. (Psychology, University of Illinois), has been Senior Scientist at the Institute of Noetic Sciences since 2001. He previously held appointments at Princeton University, University of Edinburgh, Bell Labs, and SRI International. Author or co-author of over 200 technical and popular articles, he has also written several books including the bestselling The Conscious Universe (HarperOne, 1997), Entangled Minds (Simon & Schuster, 2006), and Supernormal (Random House, 2013).
In this interview his discusses the science of psychic phenomena, perception, intuition and more…
“Most scientist will admit after in private that you have to rely on intuition when you are working on the edge of the unknown…”
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