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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
Question the Premises of Society and Science
Question the ultimate validity of the basic premises of society, in particular, scientific theory. Do not accept concepts or statements as truthful simply due to weight of tradition or learned opinion. The synthesis of these statements is a healthy skepticism...
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
How reliable are things remembered under hypnosis?
This has often arisen as both a legal issue (as in the reliability oftestimony obtained during or after hypnotherapy) and also a social issue(regarding the use of hypnotherapy to establish evidence of early child abuse,for example). It is entirely true that...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Hypnosis, volition, and mind control.
5.1. Is the hypnotist in control of me? The exact nature of what we experience as 'will' or volition is anage-old philosophical problem that has yet to be resolved by brain scientistsor psychologists. Some aspects of hypnotic responding point out weaknesses...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
An Opinion on Magick
When I decided to write an article on magick I didn’t quite foresee what a difficult subject it was to write about. Magick, (real magick, not the tricks that David Copperfield does) is still considered to be somewhat of a taboo subject. Even in this...
Mystic Sciences >> Magick

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Problems of the Millennium: the Riemann Hypothesis
In the opinion of many mathematicians the Riemann hypothesis, and its exten- sion to general classes of History and significance of the Riemann hypothesis.
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The financial instability hypothesis has both empirical and theoretical aspects. hypothesis in the narrow sense are, of course, Hyman P. Minsky.
Sep 14, 2008 A hypothesis is an educated guess about how things work.
The Efficient Market Hypothesis and its Critics
An obstacle lies in the narrow perception of the Riemann hypothesis as achieved by a history of mathematics as it relates to the Riemann hypothesis.

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PIMCO Missed the Trade of the Year in the Treasury Market
We stated in one of several pieces on the subject our hypothesis for the summer: "If we look back at last year for guidance, we remember that the Greek and European crisis was known for months, the selloff only occurred when conditions were optimal.
Could the single cell mind hypothesis be valid?
Steven Sevush, University of Miami What are your thoughts on the single cell mind hypothesis introduced at I think to identify the neuronal structure of consciousness you have to understand its function ...
Kantianism is invalid if the conservation of feelings hypothesis is valid.
Considering most religions and Kantianism are in bed together, I figure it is worth considering the possibility that the value of a multi-cellular organism does not depend on its genome, but instead depends on other things.
Yahoo, Facebook Want to Find Out if It's a 'Small World' After All
Research, the experiment is "designed to test the hypothesis that anyone in the world can get a message to anyone else in just "six degrees of separation" by passing it from friend to friend.
Nature paper examines cosmic ray climate change hypothesis, gives support
The experiment pertains to a hypothesis by Henrik Svensmark that cosmic rays trigger the formation of ions and particles that seed cloud formation.

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Hypothesis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A hypothesis is a proposed explanation for a phenomenon. The term derives from the Greek, ὑποτιθέναι – hypotithenai meaning "to put under" or "to suppose" .
Hypothesis | Define Hypothesis at
Writing a Hypothesis for Your Science Fair Project
Science fair project variables explained - A simple introduction to dependent, independent, and controlled variables.
Hypothesis - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
a : an assumption or concession made for the sake of argument b : an interpretation of a practical situation or condition taken as the ground for action.
Writing Hypotheses
A hypothesis is a tentative statement that proposes a possible explanation to some A useful hypothesis is a testable statement which may include a prediction.

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