ESP (Extrasensory perception) involves reception of information not gained through the recognized physical senses but sensed with the mind.

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Has Dean Radin's Love study been independently confirmed by three dozen groups?

This NPR article from 2009 states that Dean Radin conducted a Love study that claimed to show a scientifically meaningful correlation between a husband thinking about a wife and her sensing it within ...
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Did Alan Turing have “overwhelming statistical evidence [for ESP], at least for Telepathy”? [closed]

In Computing Machinery and Intelligence (1950) Alan Turing claims that "the statistical evidence [for Extrasensory Perception], at least for telepathy, is overwhleming". My Google searches have ...
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Have remote viewing tests shown a positive effect, 5-15% above chance?

Wikipedia's article on Remote viewing says, In the early 1990s the Military Intelligence Board, chaired by DIA chief Soyster appointed Army Colonel William Johnson to manage the remote viewing ...
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Could Shanti Devi remember a past life?

I read this blog post which presented the story of Shanti Devi as evidence of reincarnation: According to these accounts, when she was about four years old, she told her parents that her real home ...
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What significance levels are usually required to accept a phenomenon as real? [closed]

As you probably know, the James Randi educational foundation offers 1 000 000$ for "any psychic, supernatural, or paranormal ability under satisfactory observation". But sometimes such claimed ...
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Are there scientific studies of remote-viewing with negative results?

The Wikipedia page on Remote Viewing says: A variety of scientific studies of remote viewing have been conducted. Some earlier, less sophisticated experiments produced positive results but they ...
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Is it possible to do astral travel? [closed]

Psychic-Medium Kimbery Bunch claims in a video meditation can help you to astral travel, remote view or to have bilocation abilities. This Video claims that she can "astral travel" spiritually come ...
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Does this meta-analysis support premonition?

A meta-analysis came out recently: Julia Mossbridge, Patrizio Tressoldi and Jessica Utts, Predictive physiological anticipation preceding seemingly unpredictable stimuli: a meta-analysis, Frontiers ...
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Can a twin perceive that the other is in trouble?

There are many stories about twins being able to "feel" each other even when they are apart. Typically a twin would say that they felt that an accident or some other calamity happened to the other one ...
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Can humans influence the outcome of random event generators with their mind?

Roger D. Nelson, PhD (Experimental Psychology), claims to have proven using scientific methods that humans can influence the outcome of random number/event generators (RNG or REG) with their mind. The ...
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Do psychic abilities work?

I was reading today's newspaper (3/18/2012), and this question appeared in Dear Abby's column: DEAR ABBY: I will graduate from college in June and be a social worker. I am psychic, although I ...
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Do fortune tellers know people's past?

I have had lot of my friends tell stories about situations where someone told them exactly what they had done without knowing them. Is there any evidence for someone reading your past exactly ? My ...
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Is shared dreaming possible?

Mutual dreaming or shared dreaming is the claim that two or more people can share the same dream environment. I have experienced a numerous lucid dreams but I've never met a known person in such ...
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Do dogs know when their owner is coming home through some form of telepathic link?

My friend cited a study by Rupert Sheldrake which ran an experiment over several years that video taped dogs, showing that dogs knew when their owner was coming home due to some psychic link. He ...
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Does telepathy exist?

I remember reading not too long ago about a study in which experimenters performed a number of standard psychological tests with a twist; it was something about they ran a number of tests from ...