Science and the Taboo of Psi
On January 16, 2008, Dean Radin spoke about “Science and the Taboo of Psi” at Google Tech Talks in Silicon Valley:
About Dean Radin:
Using the statistical technique of meta-analysis, Dean Radin has methodically investigated a century’s worth of psi research. His own experiments in anomalous cognition are ongoing; he has authored or co-authored over 200 scientific and popular publications, and penned two books, The Conscious Universe and Entangled Minds.
Radin earned a Masters degree in electrical engineering, and a PhD in psychology from the University of Illinois, Champaign. He worked for a decade at AT&T Bell Laboratories and later at GTE Laboratories on advanced telecommunications R&D. He has held research appointments at Princeton University, Edinburgh University, University of Nevada, and several Silicon Valley research labs, and worked on a secret, government-funded psi research program. In 1988, 1993, 1998, and 2005 Radin was the elected President of the Parapsychological Association, an affiliate of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. In 2000, he cofounded the Boundary Institute and, since 2001, he’s been Senior Scientist at the Institute of Noetic Sciences.