Archive for the 'Consciousness' Category

Other Voices: Institute of Noetic Sciences Confirms “Consciousness Matters”

Guest post from my counterpart in California, Eric Nelson.  I am working on a post about consciousness and how candidates for Navy SEALs who make it through training are mentally, not exceptionally physically tough.  This post tees up that discussion. Enjoy Eric’s post: According to this video I just found on the web site of the Petaluma-based Institute of Noetic
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Minority Report in Santa Cruz, CA.

Did you see the August 15th NYT article about a Minority Report – like computer program in use by the Santa Cruz police department?  Instead of the “precogs” used to predict future crimes in Minority Report this program uses lots of historical crime data, links it with Google maps as well as weather patterns to tell police when and where
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