Beyond Science

Why Synchronicity Is Especially Important Today

Newton's Pendulum (Eskaylim/iStock) Buildings (LeeYiuTung/iStock)
Newton's Pendulum (Eskaylim/iStock) Buildings (LeeYiuTung/iStock)

Only in modern times would we even need the word “synchronicity.” Psychiatrist Carl Jung (1875–1961) identified the concept of synchronicity and gave it this name,...




  • (Shelly Perry/iStock)

    Experts Divided on Native American Origins

    In some ways, it’s hard enough to figure out what’s going on in the world today, let alone glimpsing into the dim corners of ancient history... Read more

  • Pitcairn islanders, 1916 (Public Domain)

    Real-Life ‘Lord of the Flies': The Strange, Violent History of Pitcairn Island

    Pitcairn Island is a place so remote, and with a history so bizarre, that until recently it was viewed almost as myth rather than reality... Read more

  • Bottom left: (Delpixart/iStock) Bottom right: (Lorenzo Antonucci/iStock) Top: (4maksym/iStock)

    What Kind of People Believe in Psychic Phenomena?

    The psychological profile of a typical believer in psychic phenomena is not easy to pin down—many different kinds of people believe—but there are some traits... Read more

  • Cadmus, portrayed by the Dutch artist Hendrik Goltzius sometime in the late 16th or early 17th century. (Public Domain)

    Could Ancient Greek Myths Hint at Contact With South America?

    The ancient Greek myth of Cadmus battling a snake could be an allegory for the discovery of the Amazon River, said Dr. Enrico Mattievich, a... Read more

  • Dr. Larry Krantz considers what may be at work in "miracle" recoveries. (Courtesy of Dr. Larry Krantz)

    Doctor Talks ‘Miracle’ Recoveries, Using Intuition

    Larry Krantz, M.D., has seen patients recover from incurable diseases without any known medical explanation. For example, while grocery shopping he ran into an old... Read more

  • Sir Roger Penrose (Biswarup Ganguly/CC BY)

    8 Quotes to Take You Beyond Science, Into the Mysteries of the Universe

    Physicist Sir Roger Penrose on Consciousness as Fundamental to Science “Consciousness is part of our universe, so any physical theory which makes no proper place... Read more

  • Left: A young man participates in a Native ritual in the Amazon in Brazil. (Filipe Frazao/iStock) Right: An Aboriginal man performs on Australia Day in Sydney, Australia, on Jan. 26, 2014. (PhotographyByDonnaG/iStock)

    Genetic Studies Link Indigenous Peoples in the Amazon and Australasia (+Video)

    Native Americans living in the Amazon bear an unexpected genetic connection to indigenous people in Australasia, suggesting a previously unknown wave of migration to the... Read more

  • John A. Ruskamp stands near petroglyphs that match ancient Chinese script in Nine Mile Canyon, Utah. (Courtesy of John A. Ruskamp)

    Scholars Analyze Evidence Ancient Chinese Explored America

    Startling findings reported on by Epoch Times earlier this year have gained increasing interest in the worldwide academic community, and more pieces to the puzzle... Read more

  • Did a plane hit a bump in time near Washington, D.C.? A file photo of a plane (Chalabala/iStock) Clock (KV Kirillov/iStock)

    Plane Said to Vanish, Reappear 10 Minutes Later: Time Slip?

    About 40 years ago, a passenger plane is said to have vanished as it pulled in for landing at the National Airport (now known as... Read more

  • (Tara MacIsaac/Epoch Times)

    Can You Perform Psychokinesis? Try This Experiment at Home for Fun

    A reader sent us a description of an at-home psychokinesis experiment he’s tried that he says has worked for him and others he’s shown it... Read more

  • (Pierre Guinoiseau/Flickr/CC BY; edited by Epoch Times)

    Music Tuned to 432 Hertz Said to Heal, Uplift

    A decades-long debate among musicians about tuning is bound up with Nazi conspiracy theories, New Age healing methods, practical consideration of what’s easiest on a... Read more

  • Sword of Goujian (Siyuwj/CC BY)

    Goujian: The Ancient Chinese Sword That Defied Time

    Fifty years ago, a rare and unusual sword was found in a tomb in China. Despite being well over 2,000 years old, the sword, known... Read more

  • Could a boy somehow accurately know events from the life of a snake that died before he was born? (1971Yes/iStock)

    3-Year-Old Remembers Past Life as Snake? Gives Verified Details of Encounter With Hunter

    A young boy named Dalawong in Thailand was 3 years old when he met an acquaintance of his father’s, named Mr. Hiew, for the first... Read more

  • Dr. William H. Kautz (Courtesy of Dr. William H. Kautz) "Science" entry in a dictionary (Firebrand Photography/iStock) Background (AGS Andrew/iStock)

    Major Shift in Science Underway, Intuition Could Play Big Role: Expert Discusses

    Intuition is something fuzzy and abstract, right? Science should be clear, solid, and tangible … right? These two seemingly inimical “ways of knowing” could, nonetheless,... Read more

  • A file photo of a man looking doubtful. (Olesya Tseytlin/iStock) Background: (Hypotekyfidler/iStock)

    The Boggle Threshold: How Open-Minded Are ‘Open-Minded’ Scientists?

    “Boggle threshold” is a term coined by writer and historian Renée Haynes (1906–1994). She defined it as “the level above which the mind boggles when... Read more

  • Dr. Robert Lanza (Wikimedia Commons)

    Prominent Scientist Says Consciousness Is Key to a ‘Theory of Everything’

    Dr. Robert Lanza, who was selected by TIME magazine as one of the world’s 100 most influential people last year, believes science must recognize the importance... Read more


  • Top