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.Biography Upcoming Appearances
How To Transform the Sciences
Six Potential Breakthroughs
Six talks, bonus Q&A, one full book and two book chapter PDFs.
Morphic Resonance, Memory
and the Habits of Nature
Eight talks, live Q&A in Nov 2023, 12 book chapter PDFs.
Talks and conversations at the intersection of science and spirituality; includes solo talks and dialogues with others.
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.
Rupert's YouTube Channel
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.
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
A fun whiteboard animation of Rupert's 'banned' TED talk, by YouTube channel After Skool.
More Featured Videos
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.
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.
Recent Scientific Paper PDF
Cellular Senescence, Rejuvenation and Potential Immortality Proceedings of the Royal Society B (2022), 289, 20212434. doi: https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2021.2434
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.
The Science Delusion
Available today in the UK and on Amazon, this new paperback edition includes updated scientific findings.
Teaching Spiritual Practices
Friday to Sunday
Parcevall Hall, Appletreewick
Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 6DG
Morphic Resonance, Questions and Answers
6 to 7.30 pm GMT
Part of the online course: Morphic Resonance, Memory and the Habits of Nature