The Explore Your Spirit with Kala Radio Show entertains listeners around the world with the concept of Many Paths, One Destination. Kala delivers enlightening and inspiring interviews with world renowned authors, artists, teachers and researchers delving into Metaphysical and Paranormal Topics as well as new discoveries in the scientific and spiritual arenas.
On this episode of Explore Your Spirit, Kala speaks with Chris Carter, author of Science and the Near-Death Experience: The Fall of the House of Skeptics. Carter is originally from Canada and currently teaches internationally.
Today, in the world of science, nothing is more controversial than parapsychology. The battle over the subject matter of parapsychology has been raging for centuries. It has been carried on in scientific academies, courtrooms, academic journals, newspapers and radio stations.
The story of parapsychology’s struggle for legitimacy is an epic tale, containing victories, sudden reversals, intrigue, scandals, heated arguments, wild accusations, ruined reputations and some of the most bizarre characters that have ever walked the earth.
* But why is parapsychology so controversial?
* Why has the controversy lasted centuries?
* And are we capable, at long last, of rationally resolving the issue?
Science and Psychic Phenomena is a critical examination of the arguments of the skeptics. Starting with the history of the controversy, dating back to the scientific revolution of the 17th century, this book reappraises the controversy in light of 20th and 21st century scientific developments.