The Science of Near Death Experiences

A remarkable body of scientific documentation reveals Near Death Experiences (NDEs) cannot be easily brushed aside. Despite wave-of-the-hand objections by physicalists, the study of these and related experiences is regaining momentum. This is the eighth article in the Top-Down or Bottom-Up series.

Near Death Experiences (NDEs) involve conscious experiences even when brain function has stopped.



Is consciousness produced by the physical material of the brain or is it “something more?” The issue is a major dividing line between physicalists and anti-physicalists with big implications for our culture and values.

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Gerald R. Baron

Husband, father, grandfather, mostly-retired, farm advocate, author, communicator. Deeply curious about science, nature, spirit and history.