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23 May 2017
The Psi Encyclopedia's editor Robert McLuhan describes the thinking behind the new home page design Read more
27 Sep 2016
Now the SPR’s new-look website has had time to settle down, regular visitors might like to know a bit about its redesign and future direction. Read more
1 Aug 2016
In this wide-ranging podcast interview, author Guy Lyon Playfair talks about his early years as a journalist and paranormal investigator in Brazil, his investigation of the Enfield poltergeist, and his research on twin telepathy. Read more
1 Aug 2016
A new encyclopedia article on the Italian Ernesto Bozzano (1862-1943) stimulates reflections about how psychical researchers communicate with their audiences, and about the need for translators to help break down language barriers. By Robert McLuhan Read more
23 May 2016
Leading intellectuals in the seventeenth century were actively interested in psychical research, among them Robert Boyle and Isaac Newton. But this period also saw the beginnings of paranormal disbelief. By Prof. John Poynton Read more
16 May 2016
SPR President John Poynton senses the feel of new beginnings in the organisation, with the move to new premises, development of the Psi Encyclopedia and other initiatives. But, he adds, this should also be a time for reflection. Read more