Category: Science & Consciousness

Quarterly Astrology Forecast: September- November 2017

By Mark Dodich Although you could make an argument that every fall season is a time to buckle down and get serious, this fall is going to be serious on steroids. Mental Mercury started this productive tone while it was retrograde August 12-September 5. It started giving you hints about where you needed to get […]


Change the Story of Your Health

Carl Greer offers an interesting and original perspective on what it takes to be healthy and even to turn around states of ill health. The author is a fascinating combination of clinical psychologist, Jungian analyst and shamanic practitioner, and it’s the mind-magic synthesis of these skills that makes this book so unique and useful. The […]


The Separation – After Hope Leaves, Love Remains

Hope is the beguiling optimist who enchants me to another day. She whispers encouragement to open my eyes; the trickster that takes advantage during that fracture of time between sleep and consciousness. The brief second that I lay suspended between my dreams and the world. That brief moment before dread sweeps through me and I […]


Science, Skepticism and Spirituality

REVIEW: Arguing Science: A Dialogue on the Future of Science and Spirit by Rupert Sheldrake and Michael Shermer Debating the nature of the ineffable is always a chancy proposition. In “Arguing Science” we have two scientists, respected in their fields, face off in a debate over whether there can be a spiritual dimension to science. […]


The Miracle Power of Your Mind

The Joseph Murphy Treasury Kudos to Tarcher Penguin for having the imagination to bring together into one volume, 24 books and pamphlets from the redoubtable Joseph Murphy, one of the most articulate exponents and popularizers of New Thought and the Law of Attraction. I was rather intimidated when I opened the package to find this […]


A Quantum Approach to Understanding How We Think

Quantum Models of Cognition and Decision by Jerome R. Busemeyer and Peter D. Bruza While scientists have assumed that classical probability theory and logic was the best way to comprehend human cognition, research studies have found numerous aspects of cognition and decision to behave differently. The new field of Quantum Cognition presents us with new […]


Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology

“Life on the Edge” provides an excellent overview of exciting discoveries and breakthroughs in the brand new field of quantum biology. Molecular biologist JohnJoe McFadden teams up with physicist Jim Al-Khalili to provide just the right amount of scientific background in order that non-scientifically educated readers can understand what kinds of quantum phenomena are being […]


Life and Death by Tim Braun

The job of a medium is to connect with dead people. It’s perfectly understandable that a child exhibiting this ability would either freak people out or be accused of an overactive imagination. Neither option is a lot of fun for a kid, so it’s understandable that Tim Braun suppressed this ability for many years. It […]