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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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Blog post on an early SPR investigation

M J Wayland has written about a case from 1885, and how it was treated by the media. read more >>

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'A call for an open, informed study of all aspects of consciousness'

''Frontiers in Human Neuroscience' has published a letter, written by Etzel Cardeña and signed by a large number of academics, entitled 'A call for an open, informed study of all aspects of consciousness.' read more >>

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The Anomalous and Paranormal Activity Inventory

Paranormal experiencers and abductees are being sought to assist with a study by completing the Anomalous and Paranormal Activity Inventory. read more >>

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People in Parapsychology

Carlos Alvarado is conducting a number of interviews with people who have distinguished themselves in the field of parapsychology. read more >>

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'5 Archives on the Modern Metaphysical'

Researcher Christopher Laursen has written about his experiences in several archives, including that of the SPR, for Dissertation Reviews. read more >>

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