The problem of precognition
(a person-centric perspective) needs to incorporate the external world.
As a psychology student, I can't help but wonder how much of Twain's precognition
was actually a combination of hindsight bias--the inclination, after an event has occurred, to say one could have predicted it all along--and confirmation bias, the tendency to pick out details that support your hypothesis or prediction while ignoring ones that contradict it.
is a common ability in Dick's worlds, where chronological time seems more a necessary structure to keep his middle- and working-class heroes semi-sane than a hard reality.
The Sense of Being Stared At And Other Unexplained Powers of Human Minds belongs in new age, science and spirituality collections alike, and provides an updated edition sharing the author's 25+ years of research into telepathy, the power of staring, remote viewing and precognition
In the research by Katharine Greenaway and colleagues from the University of Queensland, Australia, one group of study participants read a paragraph stating that researchers had found evidence supporting the existence of precognition
, while another group read a related paper that refuted these findings.
was to scour the earth for examples of reconciliation.
99) SET during the height of the Second World War, several independent yet seemingly entangled stories of propaganda and precognition
are told in a way that leaves everyone questioning what is real.
Another researcher, Jonathon Schooler, attempted to replicate Rhine's finding of a decline effect by studying precognition
In addition, there is no formal connection between the Q-Tables corresponding to two different tasks; therefore the agent has to learn every task without any kind of precognition
Throughout the book, Tart reviews the body of research evidence on telepathy, clairvoyance, precognition
, psychokinesis, and psychic healing, with pages of references.
Such lists always provide an impressive resume of precognition
but usually leave me wondering what erroneous episodes of clairvoyance were excluded.
Having gambled once and paid out, Saturday's second hit suggests Saunders might be better advised to concentrate his precognition
on the National Lottery, but he claimed it was a price worth paying for a fourth straight league win.