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    Bigelow & Knapp - New Interview

    Robert Bigelow explains the origins of the Bigelow Institute for Consciousness Studies (BICS) and why he is prepared to support this type of credible research.






    With respect to the 2nd video . . .

    I have an idea who two of those judges might be, but I'll see if a discussion grows out of here!
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    Is there life after death? Businessman offers near-million dollar prize to find out
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    In order to enter the essay competition, interested parties must apply through the BICS website, which was activated today. A panel of handpicked judges will evaluate the expertise, qualifications, and experience of applicants.

    Applications must be submitted by Feb. 28. The essays, 25,000 words or less, are due by August 1. The winners will be chosen by the end of the year and the prizes awarded thereafter.
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    Leslie Kean's Series Surviving Death is doing well on Netflix. 6 part doc series. Well worth a watch.

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    Reminds me of Harry Houdini and his offer of $10,000 reward for proof of life after death.
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    B.I.C.S. Competition

    http://bigelowinstitute.org/

    APPLICATION DEADLINE FEBRUARY 28, 2021
    BICS ESSAY COMPETITION
    Best Evidence for Afterlife
    Essays will be judged by five renowned experts.

    Essays must be received by 5 p.m. PST August 1, 2021.

    Winners will be announced November 1, 2021.

    WINNING
    *
    ESSAY
    $500,000
    2ND Place
    $300,000
    3RD Place
    $150,000




    The purpose of the BICS essay awards is to raise the public awareness for the Survival of Human Consciousness topic and to stimulate research. The goal of the essay contest is to award contestants for writing papers that summarize the best evidence available for the survival of human consciousness after permanent bodily death.

    BICS intention is to provide a public service by:
    1. Creating and implementing the essay contest
    2. Publishing responsible information to the widest audience possible and, if all goes well, proceed to a possible second contest
    3. BICS envisions the essays focus to be on scientific evidence as well as objective and subjective supported documentation as gathered
    From special cases, including older cases, from very credible witnesses
    From photographic or electronic data
    From all available literature
    From highly validated and authenticated human experiences
    From other relevant sources
    BICS has assembled a competent board of directors with deep experience in the topic to provide advice on the strategic direction and priorities of the Institute. The board of directors are: acclaimed journalist and author Leslie Kean, forensic neurologist Christopher C. Green MD PhD, theoretical physicist Harold Puthoff PhD, Brian Weiss MD who has lectured worldwide on survival of consciousness and associated topics, Rice University Professor of Philosophy and Religious Thought Jeffrey Kripal PhD, University of California Irvine Professor of Statistics Jessica Utts PhD, Anomalies Researcher and BICS Founder Robert T. Bigelow and Molecular Biologist and Anomalies Researcher Colm A. Kelleher PhD.


    ~~~ The link at the top of this post has more details, and a list of judges ~~~
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