psi phenomena


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psi phenomena

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Occurrences, events, or actions that have no scientific explanation (e.g., extrasensory perception, clairvoyance, precognition, psychokinesis, and telepathy).
See: parapsychology.
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Therefore, it is feasible that new experiments exploiting this relationship would lead to the verification of psi phenomena.
A key theme of Persinger's work is an ambitious focus on finding the physical mechanisms in the brain responsible for all psi phenomena, including macroscopic PK, which is avoided by most researchers.
Williams describes the different psi phenomena (telepathy, clairvoyance, precognition, and psychokinesis) and provides an historical summary of research on each.
Besides interviews with people who have experienced psi phenomena, collections of reports of psi experiences can be collated and examined using a phenomenological approach to help reveal the nature of a specific type of experience.
In my view, this undermines the experimental support for psi phenomena.