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    Consciousness: The Bridge Between Science And Religion

    Consciousness: The Bridge Between Science And Religion Science and religion often seem poles apart–and in many ways they are. But I believe the two can, and will eventually be, united; and their meeting point will be human consciousness. That we are conscious beings is the most obvious fact of...
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    I feel quite sick and off today Opportunity to take a job which is 32 hours a week, over 4 days - Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Monday Problem I have is. Firstly feelings of guilt in my head if I don't go for it Then all these other feelings of, what if 32 hours is too much to cope with and...
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    Massive breakthrough in Scitzophrenia Research released today

    Genetic study provides first-ever insight into biological origin of schizophrenia Partial quote, click link for full article. http://www.broadinstitute.org/news/7823 Over the past five years, geneticists led by the Broad Institute’s Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research and its...
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    The many faces of dementia(free online course)

    Free online course The Many Faces of Dementia Gain a unique insight into dementia through the stories, symptoms and science behind four less common diagnoses. https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/faces-of-dementia/1
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    anxiety and computer science

    im thinking of quitting the computer science course. the course hasn't started, but i feel like quitting. i have tried to do some questions, and the inital questions were fine. however, they just keep getting harder and harder. the course looks very difficult. i really don't "speak maths" at...
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    Esoteric Science Institute

    Gnosis is the ancient and universal science which is present in every major religion. It is not limited to one specific culture, place, or time. The Gnostic Wisdom is found in Christianity, Buddhism, Islam, Hinduism, Judaism, and many others. And as that universal wisdom or knowledge, it is the...
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    You Are Not Just Your Brain

    You Are Not Just Your Brain You Are Not Just Your Brain : 13.7: Cosmos And Culture : NPR For some time now, I've been skeptical about the neuroscience of consciousness. Not so much because I doubt that consciousness is affected by neural states and processes, but because of the persistent...
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    Does Telepathy Conflict With Science? Many are Starting to Think Not

    Does Telepathy Conflict With Science? Many are Starting to Think Not : Waking Times Recently, journalist Steven Volk was surprised to discover that leading skeptical psychologist Richard Wiseman has admitted that the evidence for telepathy is so good that “by the standards of any other area of...
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    Neuroscience's New Consciousness Theory Is Spiritual

    Neuroscience's New Consciousness Theory Is Spiritual | Bobby Azarian "Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality" -Carl Sagan It appears that we are approaching a unique time in the history of man and science where empirical measures and...
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    Evning classes that promise to make you happy.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-34292274 The Dalai Lama has given his blessing to a new course of evening classes, available across the UK, promising to make participants happier… and the world a better place. The eight-week course, designed by the Action for Happiness organisation, claims to be...
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    hi agaim

    :unsure: i now have the correct spellings for the medication i have been put on lofepramine, olanzapine,T3 plus some night sedation,i dont suppose anyone else is taking the same and has any advice comments experiences to share? I did get to see the psychiatrist i am under today which was good he...
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    Afraid my metabolism will set me on fire

    I looked up the temperature required for flesh to ignite and it's about 1,400 degrees F. The fact that it's possible for cells to create those kinds of temperatures scares me a lot. My biology professor used to say this is an impossibility but I saw it on the news and the science channel.
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    Is science broken?

    Is science broken? | The Psychologist
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    Towards a New Psychiatry: Say ‘No’ to the Fiction of Brain Diseases

    Towards a New Psychiatry: Say By Robert Berezin, MD Featured Blogs March 30, 2015 During my lifetime I have witnessed the fall of Freudian psychiatry and the ascension of molecular psychiatry. Unfortunately, we have gone from the frying pan into the fire. I certainly do not subscribe to...
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    Phenomenology, the 'Life-World' and tolerance

    Listened to a programme on the philosophical idea of Phenomenology. It led me to think this: The physical world that science describes, of atoms and forces and such, is considered by many to be where we all live. But there is no meaning in science, just a description of physical things But it...
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    Sam Harris: Searching for spirituality without religion

    I first met Sam Harris, the American writer, neuroscientist and proponent of “New Atheism”, nearly four years ago, when he was in London to promote his book “The Moral Landscape”. By then, Harris’s reputation as one of the “Four Horsemen” of the New Atheism (the others were Richard Dawkins...
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    My own worst enemy

    After an internal fight with myself all day my will power caved and I now have what I need to end it . It's official I am my own worst enemy what sane person uses their knowledge of science to work out the most effective way of ending their own life . I really have lost the plot .:panic:
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    The Science Delusion argues that science wrecks truth and beauty

    The Science Delusion argues that science wrecks truth and beauty Curtis White's book, The Science Delusion, makes two broad points: that science is based upon 'assumptions that are deluded,' and that scientists can be real jerks. He provides ample proof for one of those claims. The title of...
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    Science isn't the only valid world view

    BBC iPlayer - The Day the Universe Changed - 10. Worlds without End: Changing Knowledge, Changing Reality James Burke - famous for presenting science documentaries back in the day - here looks at the rickety structure of modern science and compares it to Buddhism - another view of the world...
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    What is at the Core of Addictions?

    What is at the Core of Addictions? | Spirit Science