The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Humans Are Free
“The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.” — Nikola Tesla
This is exactly what’s happening right now, and it’s making its presence felt in all levels of academia. But we still have a lot way to go.
Fortunately, a group of internationally recognized scientists have come together to stress the importance of what is still commonly overlooked in the mainstream scientific community: the fact that matter (protons, electrons, photons, anything that has a mass) is not the only reality.
We wish to understand the nature of our reality, but if we only examine physical systems and ignore all the rest — things like consciousness, and the way it interacts with matter — we’ll never be able to.
A few years ago, these scientists held an International Summit on Post-Materialist Science, and created a manifesto