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The Quest For Power
Some think power is the ability to instigate change. Others view power as a mechanism of control. Whether it's control over circumstances or individuals, power is a precarious element, no less dangerous than a vial of nitroglycerine. Perhaps true power is...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Reincarnation is in my opinion an overly simplified concept, designed to be easily understood and accepted by the general population. But the theory of reincarnation falls down sharply when closely examined. That is, if you understand how standard linear time...
Spirits >> Reincarnation
Astral Beings and Wildlife
The astral dimension contains a wide variety of what could be called non-physical subtle energy life-forms; or as Carlos Castenada so aptly calls them: inorganic beings. Some of these have a positive nature (nice) and some seem have a negative nature (not so...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Thoughts on the Soul and Reincarnation
Life is an effort to re-member one's connections to the all-knowing soul, which we have chosen to forget so that we may fully appriciate that knowlege by experiencing what it is like to not have that knowlege. We do not remember our choosing this...
Spirits >> The Soul
Reincarnation & Past Lives
We are all intrigued by our past lives, wondering what and who we were in the past. For the evolution of our soul, however, it is really not important "who" we were in the sense of a person (e.g. were we someone famous?), but in the sense of "wh...
Spirits >> Reincarnation
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

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Neural correlates of illusory motion perception in Drosophila
Ghosts in the machine: The neural basis of visual illusions in fruit flies
Jun 22, 2011 as it moves across our visual field – namely, an illusory reversal in the direction of motion.
Modeling Reverse-Phi Motion-Selective Neurons in Cortex: Double
A Unified Account of Three Apparent Motion
We discuss three motion illusions, the fluted square wave illusion, the reverse phi illusion and the Pantle illusion.
Anomalous motion illusion and stereopsis
A strong resemblance in stimulus configuration among the optimized Fraser-.

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An optical illusion called 'reverse-phi motion' helps explain how we view
But all of these animals also perceive an odd "reverse-phi" illusion. If the second point we see is the opposite of the first – with a dark point becoming light, for example – we see motion away from the second point, rather than toward it.

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Phi phenomenon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Color Phi phenomenon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Reverse Phi Illusion
Jul 8, 2003 An improved version of this won George Mather the second place in the Illusion Contest 2005. Sources.
Optical Illusions and Visual Phenomena
visual phenomena, optical illusion, visual illusion.
Phi Phenomenon (Apparent Movement)
This is an old and famous illusion called the Phi Phenomenon. If you think about it, you've seen this principle many times on movie marquees.

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