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Out-of-body experience recreated

August 23, 2007

Wow scientists have found a way to trigger out of body experiences according to the BBC now personally I am not sure whether I would like this or not. “Experts have found a way to trigger an out-of-body experience in volunteers. The experiments, described in the Science journal, offer a scientific explanation for a phenomenon experienced by one in 10 people. Two teams used virtual reality goggles to con the brain into thinking the body was located elsewhere. The visual illusion plus the feel of their real bodies being touched made volunteers sense that they had moved outside of their physical bodies.”

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One comment

  1. NPR just had a story today on research on near-death experiences. Eerie…



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