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The Helene Reeder Memorial Fund for Research into Life after Death: Announcement of grants for 2014

The Helene Reeder Fund is pleased to announce the availability of grants for small and medium sized scientific research projects concerning the issue of Life after Death. read more >>

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International Congress of Conscientiology

The International Academy of Consciousness (IAC) is pleased to announce the first International Congress of Conscientiology (ICC), to be held at the IAC Research Campus in Alentejo, Portugal, from 22nd to 24th of May 2015. read more >>

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Help with Spiritual Experience Research

A researcher at King's College London requires participants for a study who have spiritual or 'unusual' experiences on a regular basis to participate in a study investigating the relationship between cognition and stress in 'real life environments'. read more >>

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Michael Prescott blogs about an article in Paranormal Review

Michael Prescott has written a blog post about an article by Carlos Alvarado on William Roll in the October 2013 issue of Paranormal Review, the SPR's quarterly magazine. read more >>

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Oliver Lodge, Psychical Research and German Physicists: Heinrich Hertz and Max Planck

Andreas Sommer has written a blog post on German physicists Heinrich Hertz and Max Planck, and their relationship with the early SPR. read more >>

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The Friends of Theosophical Archives Newsletter

The Friends of Theosophical Archives has produced a Newsletter. read more >>

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The Poltergeist Prince of London discussion

Shirley Hitchings, co-author of ‘The Poltergeist Prince of London’, will discuss her experiences with Alan Murdie, chair of the SPR's Spontaneous Cases Committee, at an event in London. read more >>

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The WISE Worldwide Resource Center

The WISE online Worldwide Resource Center (WRC) is an independent project initiated by the World Institute for Scientific Exploration (WISE). The WRC is a gigantic "wiki" database, directory, encyclopedia (similar to Wikipedia), library, and archive designed to be a comprehensive resource for all topics and subjects, worldwide, related to integrative, complementary, indigenous, and traditional medicine, consciousness, alternative energy, scientific anomalies, and unsolved mysteries in science, technology, history and many other fields of knowledge. read more >>

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'Preserving the Historical Collections of Parapsychology' conference

The foundation Het Johan Borgman Fonds (HJBF, The Netherlands), the Institute for Frontier Areas of Psychology and Mental Health (IGPP, Germany) and the Coalition for the Preservation of EHE Collections (CPEHEC, Canada) are collaborating to convene a first international meeting on the preservation of historical archives of parapsychology from 12-14 June 2014 in Utrecht, the Netherlands. The conference theme is “Preserving the Historical Collections of Parapsychology” (PHCP). read more >>

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Citizendium Encyclopedia has new section on paranormal subjects

There have recently been many complaints about Wikipedia's treatment of psychical research and parapsychology. To try to provide a more balanced approach to such topics, a new section has been started in the online encyclopaedia, Citizendium. read more >>

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