Society For Psychical Research
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Society for
Psychical Research

Founded in 1882, the SPR was the first organisation to conduct scholarly research into human experiences that challenge contemporary scientific models.  More

December 20, 2020
UPDATED 20th DECEMBER 2020. The SPR Library and Offices are currently closed to drop-in visitors for the time being, and we are not holding any physical events. We are holding some online Web Events. Remember you can access recordings of past events online. Click on 'Read more' for our full statement:  Read more
January 22, 2021
The Bigelow Institute for Consciousness Studies (BICS) has launched an essay contest.  Read more
January 8, 2021
An interesting radio program "Beyond the Threshold" that was first aired by BBC Radio 4 in 1982 to mark the 100th anniversary of the SPR has been uploaded to YouTube.   Read more
January 13, 2021
Book Review: Calling the Spirits: A History of Seance, by Lisa Morton  Read more
December 27, 2020
Book Review: Shine on: The remarkable story of how I fell under a speeding train, journeyed to the afterlife, and the astonishing proof I brought back with me, by David Ditchfield and J. S. Jones  Read more