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The Challenge of Chance: A Mass Experiment in Telepathy & its Unexpected Outcome

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In 1967, on seven consecutive Monday evenings, 200 people took part in an experiment testing the possibility of mental telepathy. As a result of certain apparent random coincidences during those experiments, another test was devised. The results of those experiments produced some striking results, opening up whole new areas of research into the concept of chance.
Hardcover, 1st American Edition, 308 pages
Published June 28th 1973 by Random House (NY) (first published 1973)
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The telepathy experiments are not convincing. In fact, the authors appear to show that they get the same results randomly. Arthur Koestler's discussion of the new physics is interesting.
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Sir Alister Clavering Hardy, FRS was an English marine biologist, professor at the University of Oxford and Fellow of the Royal Society, and founder the Religious Experience Research Centre. He served as the offical zoologist on the RRS Discovery voyage to explore the Antarctic between 1925 and 1927.
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