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Re: J-Rod And The Challenge - Dickenson

From: Ray Dickenson <editor.nul>
Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2004 15:06:50 +0100
Fwd Date: Tue, 06 Jul 2004 03:27:44 -0400
Subject: Re: J-Rod And The Challenge - Dickenson


>From: Eleanor White <eleanor.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Fri, 02 Jul 2004 16:04:36 -0400
>Subject: Re: J-Rod And The Challenge

>There is a major flaw in the scientific method. The assumption
>that if an observation cannot be duplicated under "identical"
>conditions by "other experimenters", then that observation is
>not valid. This is at the root of scientific prejudice against
>phenomena which can be demonstrated by some people but not
>others.

As we've seen (earlier post), mainstream science covers-up the
"Sheep-and-Goat Effect"

http://www.psy.gu.se/EJP/EJPMillar79.pdf

Quote "the difference between sheep and goats was unquestionably
significant, with a probability of 3 x 10-5" I.e. belief
positively influences physical phenomena, skepticism negatively.

Or, in allegorical terms "residual magic survives, even when
surrounded by skeptics".

That's despite generations of biased 'rational-skeptic' (r-s)
education, a biased r-s science elite (badsci.txt in Google) and
biased r-s politicos (badsci2.txt - Google).

Now, it could be thought that a believer surrounded by _more_
believers would produce increasingly strong effects.

How much stronger? Well, much organic growth is dictated by
'Fibonacci Numbers'

http://ulcar.uml.edu/~iag/CS/Fibonacci.html

which could give a fairly fast (and increasing) rate of increase
of possible potency of belief.

Or, as we're talking of "ideas", the period-doubling of
'dynamically increased rates of increases' - Feigenbaum's
constant - could apply.
http://www.faqs.org/faqs/fractal-faq/section-10.html

What would either of those mean in practice? That 'belief's
positive effects on physical phenomena' could expand / swell
exponentially if triggered by just a little education and
training.

Or, in allegorical terms - 'Magic could return as a Force'

(It's statistically feasible - think about it)


cheers

Ray D

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