Science Set Free Podcast

Science Set Free Podcast

Light

We naturally talk about seeking the light at the end of the tunnel, or hoping to be enlightened. But are such phrases...

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Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence is rarely out of the news. But what is it? In this episode of the Sheldrake-Vernon Dialogues,...

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Day of the Dead

Most, perhaps all, cultures have moments of the year for fostering links with those who have died. In the western...

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Pseudo-science

The accusation of pseudo-science is often made against those involved in the New Age, and sometimes rightly so. But...

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Revelation

World religions and inspired individuals alike say they are the recipients of divine revelation. But what might that...

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The Flip, A discussion of Jeffrey Kripal’s book

Did you know Albert Einstein advocated telepathy research or that Marie Curie attended seances? In this edition of...

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David Bohm: his life and ideas

A new film, Infinite Potential: The Life and Ideas of David Bohm – https://www.infinitepotential.com –...

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Sacred Spaces

Cathedrals are increasingly welcoming novel explorations of their tremendous interiors. In this episode of the...

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Subtle Energies and Healing

Psychotherapies that work, though with no agreement about how they work, are becoming mainstream. For example, EMDR...

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Eco-confessions

Climate change has become the climate crisis, even climate emergency. In this episode of the Sheldrake-Vernon...

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Imagination and Unfolding Reality

Many today struggle to perceive spiritual reality. But might we be passing through a stage in the evolution of human...

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Trinities

Aristotle called three a perfect number. We offer three cheers of praise. Christians envisage God as triune. In this...

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The Evolution of Religion

The origins of religion lie deep in the story of human evolution. But as Rupert Sheldrake and Mark Vernon discuss in...

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Big History and the Need for Meaning

Big histories are big sellers. Noah Yuval Harari, David Christian and Felipe Fernández-Armesto are among the authors...

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Living in An Age of Spiritual Crisis

The depth of the environmental crisis is becoming clearer. Social crises are around us, too. But do these realities...

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The Front Line of Parapsychology

The evidence for psi is dismissed by sceptics with increasingly dogmatic assertions. But that's no surprise because...

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Celtic Christianity And Nature

Anxiety about the natural world is high and with good reason. Surprisingly, perhaps, the earliest days of...

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Psychedelics

Many people today seek an expansion of mind through the use of psychedelics. So what other worlds, intelligences and...

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Pilgrimage

Millions of people around the world make pilgrimages. In a supposedly secular Europe, the spiritual practice is...

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Subtle Bodies

Many wisdom traditions say that the physical body is just one order of embodiment in the natural world. Rupert...

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