A varied list of readings to get you through the week…
- Over at Non-Prophet, Daniel Pinchbeck provides a guest blog with “The Mayan Apocalypse“.
- BBC Magazine asks: does spontaneous human combustion exist?
- The October 2005 Psypioneer newsletter is available for download in PDF form.
- Doug Yurchey contemplates a man-made Katrina at Paranormal News.
- Ian Lawton discusses transcendence by experience rather than gnosis.
- From the archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine – the effects of disease, drugs and chemicals upon the creativity and productivity of famous artists.
- Skeptic Randi’s latest weekly newsletter saves you from superstition and quackery.
- Binnall of America has part two of an (audio) interview with respected Canadian UFO researcher Grant Cameron. Part one can be found here (mp3/podcast/streaming audio formats).
- Skeptic Michael Shermer goes to the Esalen Institute.
- And here’s the Sci-Am 50 for 2005.