New Documentary of Consciousness: “The Deeper You Go”, Limited Time Access through Skeptiko Blog

What does consciousness studies have to do with research about the afterlife? Everything. Before I continue my rant on the glaring problems of material science’s unsupported hypothesis of brain-based consciousness and the abhorrent suggestion that free will is an illusion (are we simply robots, or what?), I’d like to give you all the heads up… Read More New Documentary of Consciousness: “The Deeper You Go”, Limited Time Access through Skeptiko Blog

Company Promises ‘Life After Death’ by Transferring Consciousness To An Artificial Body

Humai is a technology company based out of Los Angeles that is making the rather presumptuous claim that within 30 years, they can provide the continuation of consciousness after you die by gathering data about your thoughts, speech patterns and behaviors, freezing your brain after you die, then loading the whole thing, plus data, into… Read More Company Promises ‘Life After Death’ by Transferring Consciousness To An Artificial Body

The Plague of the New Age Movement: Charlatans, Frauds and Liars

The search for life after death can lead us to the types of people who profess to have a connection to spirit.  These may be psychics, mediums, spiritual teachers, channelers, gurus, and religious leaders.  Many are wonderful, honest and truly gifted.  However, both religion and the unaffiliated spiritual movement also has more than its fair… Read More The Plague of the New Age Movement: Charlatans, Frauds and Liars