Scientists & Researchers

 American philosopher who in 1961 published a major study of psi phenomena, endorsing their existence and arguing that they constitute evidence for postmortem survival. This article describes and critiques his ideas. 

Ramses D’Leon Macias, a graduate student at Mexico’s Universidad UTEL, has carried out psi research in presentiment and psychokinesis.

Professor of philosophy at Rollins College, Orlando, Florida, who has carried out psi research, principally in the area of psychokinesis.

American lawyer, judge, and politician (1799-1874), remembered as one of the first serious investigators of séance mediums.

American psychoanalyst and paranormal investigator (1908-1998) known for his three-year study of  the ‘thoughtography’ practised by Ted Serios, and for his insightful theorising about the role of unconscious motivation in the manifestation of psi effects.

German statistician and psychologist (1932-2017) who developed the highly successful ESP 'ball selection' test, and contributed to the study of astrological influences on athletes

French psychologist with a particular interest in the clinical, historical and theoretical aspects of parapsychology.

Retired American clinical psychologist, daughter of JB Rhine and Louisa Rhine, who carried out psi experiments at the Rhine Research Center in the 1960s. 

English barrister, psychical researcher and minor aristocrat (1867-1936), author of a 1909 report on Eusapia Palladino that is frequently cited as evidence of  physical seance phenomena. 

French astronomer and psychical researcher (1842-1925), notable for his writings on mediumship and psychic phenomena, including case collections.