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Software of the Mind #2: Adopting Natural Software
Connection with Nature faded away as humanity removed itself physically and mentally from natural living. Thought replaced direct knowledge, (intuition) and ego replaced the mode of the natural mind. This is becoming increasingly the case not only at the...
Mystic Sciences >> Mind
Software of the Mind #3: Implementing Natural Software
" Logic " is a primary means for the refinement of the mental vehicle in particular. A common view of logic is that it is merely a system of reasoning that is in itself without direction. This view holds that logic is only a framework of...
Mystic Sciences >> Mind
A Treatise on Astral Projection, Part 3: The Rope Techniques
A key ingredient to the new projection techniques is an invisible, imaginary ROPE hanging from your ceiling. This ROPE will be used to exert dynamic pressure at a single point on your astral body to force its separation from the physical. The ROPE technique...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
A Treatise on Astral Projection, Part 4: More Rope Techniques
ROPE is a very effective projection technique, but it still has to be learned to be effective. I would like to elaborate on a couple of points about the technique, inspired by the feedback I have received so far. There is NO visualization required - AT ALL -...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
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selective forces behind the evolution of many “fixedaction patterns.
Animal Behavior
Animal Behavior Nature vs. Nurture Classical Studies Fixed Action
Fixed Action Pattern (FAP). • Behavior that is “fixed” and triggered by external Nobel Prize 1973. Fixed Action.
Neuronal Network Triggering a Fixed Action Pattern
Neuronal Network Triggering a Fixed Action Pattern. A. O.
Insect Behavior
Patterns of Behavior. III. A.

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The wonderful quail…and what Sen.Coburn should learn about it.
They essentially go through the day like little automatons and most of their behaviors are routinized and stylized and automatic, like 'fixed-action patterns'.

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Fixed action pattern - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In ethology, a fixed action pattern (FAP) is an instinctive behavioral sequence that is indivisible and runs to completion.
Ethological studies of sign stimuli and motivation
Lorenz considered that every species has a repertoire of stereotyped behaviours called Fixed Action Patterns.
Instinctive Behavior: Fixed Action Patterns
Instinctive Behavior: Fixed Action Patterns Silvia Helena Cardoso, PhD.
Fixed Action Pattern - YouTube
Sep 14, 2009 This video shows a fixed action pattern in the Grelag goose. The goose will try to roll nearby eggs into its nest.
Example of a Fixed Action Pattern
Example of a Fixed Action Pattern.

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