I have embarked on sequences of new posts whichexamineanumberofideasfrombooksIhaverecently read. These ideas relate to our understanding of reality, to where our society is heading and to what we as individuals might be able to do about that. I will be posting links to related topics as and when I find them as this sequence of posts unfolds.
Below is an extract from an excellent article by Gideon Lichfield summarising the current state of research on NDEs: it manages, in a balanced dispassionate way, to express the author’s scepticism without offending those who believe in an afterlife. I will be re-posting my article on Pim van Lommel’s work from tomorrow. For Lichfield’s full post see link.
Near-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie Heaven Is for Real, about a young boy who told his…
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