Even experienced meditators have emotional triggers. Emotional triggers activate the amygdala which initiates the fight-or-flight response and triggers the hippocampus. The … Continue reading Why Can an Experienced Meditator Lose His Cool and Use Logical Fallacies in a Heated Debate?
From what we now know about the brain, much of what we experience is a fiction to begin with. The … Continue reading Is self delusion necessary for happiness?
God is often defined in terms that would make her or his existence impossible to prove scientifically. God is usually … Continue reading What scientific evidence is there for the existence of a god?
I first became aware of this idea from the book The Tao of Physics by Fritjof Capra. It does an … Continue reading Does Quantum Mechanics Support the Teachings of the Buddha?
Near death experiences are very meaningful to the people who have them. In every culture studied, they have been reported. … Continue reading Are Near Death Experiences Real?
It sounds like a conspiracy theory, doesn’t it? A couple of scientific studies suggest it could easily be real In … Continue reading Are We Being Brainwashed?
In 1952, amateur hypnotist, Morey Bernstein put Virginia Tighe, a housewife into her first trance. Using hypnotic regression, he brought … Continue reading The Truth About Past-Life Regression