Your Sense of Free Will Defies Conventional Science

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In a provocative article concerning free will (The Atlantic, June 2016), British philosopher Stephen Cave alarms readers with a discussion of the apparent damage that a belief in determinism—the idea that events are predetermined and completely defy any human notion of free will—would cause in our social systems. Fortunately, his commentary is based on erroneous […]

Compelling Studies on Drugs and Consciousness

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One of the most fundamental, and damaging, falsehoods in modern science is that all that exists is the physical world, and the closely related concept that the physical brain creates consciousness. Modern neuroscience is contributing to the rejection of this misconception through a set of interesting experiments assessing the action of various psychedelic drugs on […]

Godspeed, Edgar Mitchell!

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Forty-five years ago today, Edgar Mitchell, one of the great explorers of our era, was piloting Antares, the Lunar Excursion Module (LEM) for the Apollo 14 Mission, down to land in the hills of the Fra Mauro highlands on the Moon (February 5-6, 1971). His partner in the LEM was Alan Shepard, who, almost ten […]

A Vision of Hope for 2016

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Each new year offers an opportunity for reflection on the recent past, and consideration of the world we live in and where it is headed. How might we see the whole spectrum of current events in a sensible way, so that we can envision how we might actively influence the coming year in a favorable […]

2015 Interviews

Eben Alexander has been a guest on many programs. In addition to those featured below, a full list of media interviews is available under the “media” page. Heaven on Earth Summit   Diario de Pernambuco in Brazil, article posted to “Curiosmente“ by Paolo Trigueiro for our Portuguese readers (translate it on Google):   Canada’s Réconciliation […]

Eben Alexander III MD

Eben Alexander M.D.

Eben Alexander, MD, was an academic neurosurgeon for over 25 years, including 15 years at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School in Boston, with a passionate interest in physics and cosmology. He is the author of the New York Times #1 bestseller Proof of Heaven and The Map of Heaven. His third book, co-authored with Karen Newell, Living in a Mindful Universe, will be released in October 2017. Learn more...

LIVING IN A MINDFUL UNIVERSE

A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Heart of Consciousness

Living in a Mindful Universe by Dr. Eben Alexander

Releases October 17, 2017

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