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The Human Aura Real or Imaginary

By Patrick Marsolek

Japanese researchers have recently proven that the body emanates light. A man sits in a darkened room in front of a highly sensitive camera. The image showing on the screen in the next room shows visible light emitting from the man’s body, especially from the face and neck. The light being recorded is definitely not infrared radiation but is visi­ble light. It is at its lowest in the morning and seems to peak in the afternoon. It may be linked to the metabolic rhythms of…

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The Trouble with Atheists


According to various surveys, polls, and studies, atheists account for roughly 10 percent of the U.S. population and around 25 percent of Canada’s. There are indications, however, that the numbers are much higher, perhaps closer to 20 percent in the U.S. and as much as 40 percent in Canada. One study suggests that only five percent of the U.S. pop­ulation born before 1946 are atheists, but that 19 percent of those born after 1977 fall in that category. Although the numbers vary significantly from study…

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Sons of “The Secret”

By Marsha Oaks

The recent blockbuster DVD The Secret has spawned a variety of follow-ups, two of which we review here. Since both make reference to The Secret, and since we have not previously discussed it, we will review it for you below. The big “secret” is called “The Law of Attraction” and is basically about vibration—your thoughts vibrate either negatively or positively creating your life and world. Readers of previous reviews in Atlantis Rising might well remember the popu­lar DVDs: Activating Your Power to Create, The Biology…

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Seeking Expert Opinion


When the mainstream press ignores and attempts to debunk much of the important research reported in this maga­zine, it is easy to lose sight of the experience and qualifications of the paradigm-challenging scientists which makes them such a threat to the academic establishment. Some DVDs, though, will remind you. DNA BY DESIGN: The Origin of Life Stephen C. Meyer, Ph.D. Here’s another exciting DVD from Randolph Productions. We’ve already reviewed the previous: Unlocking the Mystery of Life; Privileged Planet; and Darwin’s Dilemma. This production is…

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