Discussions

Science Beyond the Superstitions of Matrerialism

A discussion between Deepak Chopra and Rupert Sheldrake, 2014.

Beyond the Machine: Metaphors of the Body

Oxford neuroscientist Colin Blakemore, award-winning novelist Joanna Kavenna and Rupert Sheldrake reimagine the human being, with a surprise intervention by Daniel Dennett, and Rupert's response to him. From iai, 2014.

Trialogues on Chaos, Creativity and Imagination

Rupert, Terence McKenna and Ralph Abraham examine chaos, creativity and imagination in nature, life, Gaia, mathematics and more. Esalen Institute, 1995.

Trialogues at the Edge of the Millennium

Rupert, Terence McKenna and Ralph Abraham examine the evolution of the mind in language, the machine and at the edge of the millennium. University of California, Santa Cruz, June 6th, 1998.

Challenging Dogmas in Science

David Lorimer in discussion with Rupert and Dr Peter Fenwick, from The Scientific and Medical Network.

The London Real Trialogue

Londeon Real, Nov 11th, 2012: Brian Rose and Nick Gabrial trialogue with Rupert about The Science Delusion, his life's work, India, Terence McKenna and psychadelics.

Broadcast Television Productions

Is There a Sixth Sense? Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman

Rupert was featured on the TV series Through the Wormhole, with Morgan Freeman.

Heretics of Science

Heretics of Science was a BBC series of 6 episodes from 1994 showcasing controversial theories by mavericks in mainstream science. This episode featured Rupert and his work.

A Filmed Experiment on Telephone Telepathy with the Nolan Sisters

An experiment with telephone telepathy filmed for Channel 5 TV in the UK.

The Man with the Extended Mind

A film about Rupert's research and experiments shown on UK ITV channel on November 7th, 2006.

Jaytee - A Dog Who Knew When His Owner Was Coming Home: The ORF Experiment

Research by Rupert Sheldrake and Pam Smart. A film by the Science Unit of ORF, Vienna.

A Glorious Accident - the PBS Series

In this 1993 documentary on PBS, Journalist Wim Kayzer interviewed Oliver Sacks, Daniel C. Dennett, Stephen Jay Gould, Rupert Sheldrake, Freeman Dyson, and Stephen Toulmin individually before bringing them together for a roundtable discussion to consider a variety of broad questions. Watch an excerpt from the discussion as well as Rupert's interview.

Homing Pigeons

An excerpt from A Glorious Accident.

The Habits of Nature

An excerpt from A Glorious Accident.

Lectures

Science and Spiritual Practices: Schumacher College Lecture

On January 29th, 2014, Rupert gave this lecture to students at Schumacher College in the UK.

TEDx Whitechapel – The 'Banned' Talk

On January 12th, 2013, Rupert gave a talk entitled The Science Delusion at TEDxWhitechapel; also available with Russian translation.

Science Set Free: Dispelling Dogmas and Opening New Frontiers

Rupert at the Conference on the Physics Chemistry and Biology of Water in Bulgaria on October 22nd, 2013

The Extended Mind

The "How the Light Gets In" Festival of Philosophy and Music in Hay-on-Wye, Britain, in May, 2013.

Science Set Free

Rupert's lecture at the Electric Universe Conference, January 5th, 2013.

The Science Delusion: Temenos Academy Lecture

Rupert's Temenos Academy Lecture 6th February 2012. Dispelling the The Ten Dogmas of Materialism and Freeing the Spirit of Enquiry; also available with Russian translation.

The Evolution of Telepathy: The Perrott-Warrick Lecture

The Perrott-Warrick lecture at Trinity College, Cambridge University, February 9th, 2011.

Morphic Resonance, Collective Memory and the Habits of Nature

Rupert's Lecture at Goldsmiths College, University of London, Jan 20th 2009.

The Extended Mind: Recent Experimental Evidence

Rupert's Google Tech Talk, September 2nd, 2008.

The Morphogenetic Universe

Ruperts Lecture at the Biology of Transformation Conference, London, September 22nd, 2007

What if Telepathy Really Happens?

Rupert's Lecture at Goldsmiths College, University of London, Nov 21st, 2006.