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Rupert Sheldrake, PhD, is a biologist and author best known for his hypothesis of morphic resonance. At Cambridge University he worked in developmental biology as a Fellow of Clare College. He was Principal Plant Physiologist at the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics in Hyderabad, India. From 2005 to 2010 he was Director of the Perrott-Warrick project for research on unexplained human and animal abilities, funded by Trinity College, Cambridge.

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How To Transform Science: Six Potential Breakthroughs
Six talks and a live Q&A, every other Thursday from Oct 20, 2022—Jan 14, 2023. Join anytime; all sessions available until March 1, 2023.

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Is the Sun Conscious?

A paper by Rupert published on April 6 in the Journal of Consciousness Studies.

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Official Podcast

Talks and conversations at the intersection of science and spirituality; includes solo talks and dialogues with others.

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Official YouTube Channel

Over 100 videos—all ad free. Enjoy Rupert's talks? Help others discover what you value by liking, subscribing and leaving a comment.

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Research on Animals

Papers on the unexplained powers of animals, from a telepathic talking parrot, to psychic dogs that know when their owners are heading home.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Rupert answers common questions in these videos. There are also written answers to more FAQs.

What is morphic resonance?


Podcasts and Streaming Audio

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Featured Video

Rupert explores morphic resonance in terms of its potential influence on human relationships and cultural practices, and aspects of memory.

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Take the Joint Attention Test

Can you tell if you're looking at the same picture as someone else? Grab a friend and give it a try.

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Wikipedia Hijacked by Dogmatic Skeptics

The world's most democratic encyclopedia in theory falls rather short of that in practice, as the case of Rupert's Wikipedia page abundantly illustrates.

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Ways to Go Beyond and Why They Work

To Go Beyond is to move into a place of bliss, greater understanding, love and deep connectedness, a realm where we finally find life’s meaning. Get the Audiobook on discount here.

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The Science Delusion

Available today in the UK and on Amazon, this new paperback edition includes updated scientific findings.

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