Re: Mind machines, a badly neglected topic? (Was: Re: Mind

Hara Ra (
Sun, 25 Oct 1998 22:27:32 -0800

>Den, I'm having a hard time recalling the details, but
>there was a research scientist working out of a
>Canadian university who has published several papers
>on the effects of a machine he designed which
>manipulated and focused electromagnetic frequencies
>on various places in the brain. It looked like a rather
>large and cumbersome helmet. Anyway, the subjective
>reports from the experimental subjects included feelings
>of deep relaxation, spiritual insight, out-of-body
>experiences, etc. These effects sound similar to those
>produced through the direct stimulation techniques used
>by Wilder Penfield.

I've been trying to find this one for a long time. There was an article in OMNI about a decade ago, very short on details. Any info re this would be appreciated.

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