Category: Dreams

The Spirit World

Illuminating the history of the invisible, this podcast interrogates the technologies that allowed Spiritualism to thrive. Beginning at the College for Psychic Studies this particular segment quickly moves into the concrete science of radiowaves, radioactivity, and radio—and their interplay with the imagination. Listen on the…

Surreal Sleep

“You can be tortured by your own nightmares, and the most evil thing can even be inside the nicest of people.” Nicolas Bruno has suffered from sleep paralysis since he was seven years old, and by the time he was 15 it was happening every…

Liminal Practices

‘Are we culturally dream deprived?’ asks Mark Pesce in The Next Billion Seconds podcast, which explores liminal dreaming with researcher and author Jennifer Dumpert, cogently sharing the science of dreaming and consciousness—the edges between sleep and wakefulness—and offering an excellent guided practice (at 17:55) into…

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