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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
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 5
WHERE I LAY MY HEAD IS HOME A foot and light-hearted I take to the open road, Healthy, free, and the world before me, The long brown path before me leading Wherever I choose. Henceforth I ask not for good fortune, I myself am good fortune, Henceforth I...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
There are fragments of the 'Atlantis' legend in almost every culture around the world. This suggests, but does not prove, that the legend is based on a very ancient truth that was known by the forebears of each of these cultures. Our main source of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Of Master and Discipline
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Commentary Part 1 The following is a fictional account of a spiritual awakening with a factual basis. This five part series is offered to promote and encourage the practices of the World Mind Society, making the...
Mind >> World Mind
Ever Seen an Aura?
Of course you have, or at least a picture of one! Although aura reading has become stock in trade for some psychics, everyone has seen pictures of what aura readers visualize with their "third" eye. Consider the paintings of the birth of Christ that...
Body Mysteries >> Auras
Remote Tampering: Declassified SRI Project
An excerpt from "Perceptual Augmentation Techniques, Part One--Executive Summary" by Harold Puthoff and Russell Targ, SRI Project 3183, Final Report, Covering the Period January 1974 through February 1975. RECENTLY DECLASSIFIED BY THE CIA. "The...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychokinesis
An Overview of Different Types of Scrying
Scrying is a method of divination. It consists of gazing into a crystal, a mirror or some water for example, anything shiny really, in order to enter altered mind states...A good cliché that best describes scrying is the gypsy fortune-teller and her large...
Divination >> Scrying

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Chapter 14: The Cutaneous Senses
Dermis is below the epidermis and contains four kinds of mechanoreceptors that respond to ... Pacinian corpuscle - onion-like capsule located deep in the skin ...
Students are provided with this article on a secure - Center for ...
The sense of touch is mediated by four mechanoreceptors located in the skin: ... receptive field — that corresponds to the anatomical location of the receptor in ...
Chapter 9 Senses
Mechanoreceptors – respond to mechanical stimuli – bending or stretching of receptor ... Merkel's disks – superficial nerve endings located at the bottom of the.
Role of Skin Biomechanics in Mechanoreceptor Response - MIT
Role of Skin Biomechanics in Mechanoreceptor Response ..... relationship between the stress/strain state at a mechanoreceptor location and the neural ...
Topography of corpuscular mechanoreceptors in the shoulder joint ...
The topography and structure of corpuscular mechanoreceptors in the shoulder ... number and localization of mechanoreceptor corpuscles in the shoulder joint.

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Prosthetic limbs' smart skin could detect heat, pressure and moisture
A 'smart' skin has been created that could help amputees 'feel' the world around them using their artificial limbs.
Lateral lines on the bodies of African clawed frogs may be sensitive to light
While rods and cones act on much faster time scales, as seen when your eyes adapt when moving from a bright to dark location, melanopsins differ as they do not adapt to light levels but instead detect the overall brightness of the light.
When touch turns to pain
A mechanical contact produces an electrical impulse in the cellular membranes of neurons that conduct touch stimuli to the brain, known as mechanoreceptors. However until relatively recently, scientists were unable to explain just how this happens and ...
Artificial Skin to Bring Prosthetics Alive
In the human body, thousands of sensors distributed in the skin called mechanoreceptors enable the sense of touch. In response to pressure, the mechanoreceptor produces electrical pulses that are transmitted to the brain, where the signal is interpreted.
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Mechanoreceptor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A mechanoreceptor is a sensory receptor that responds to mechanical pressure or distortion. ... They are located in the skin, like other cutaneous receptors.
Somatosensory System 2 | Welcome to the University of Calgary
The sensation of touch on your skin is due to mechanoreceptors in the ... The Meissner corpuscle is a stack of flattened cells located in the dermis, near the ...
Mechanoreceptors Specialized to Receive Tactile Information - NCBI
Four major types of encapsulated mechanoreceptors are specialized to provide ... Pacinian corpuscles are large encapsulated endings located in the ...
Mechanoreceptors - Kimball's Biology Pages
Four mechanoreceptors: 1. The Pacinian Corpuscle. Pacinian corpuscles are pressure receptors.
Mechanoreceptors: Definition & Function - Video & Lesson ...
Cutaneous mechanoreceptors are located in the skin. There are many different types of tactile sensations, including touch, pressure, vibration, and temperature.

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