By Ingrid Fredriksson
With contributions protecting close to demise reviews, the concept that of “free will,” unsleeping spacetime, DNA recognition, the position of realization within the evolution of existence, quantum conception and the non-local universe, the medical foundation of affection, and the rules and purposes of self-hypnosis, this quantity clarifies the that means of realization and establishes a version for additional exploration right into a burgeoning realm of medical study.
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