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TGD BASED VIEW ABOUT CONSCIOUSNESS, LIVING MATTER, AND REMOTE MENTAL INTERACTIONS



||Introduction||

PART I: TGD inspired theory of consciousness ||Topological Geometrodynamics: Basic Visions|| Quantum Mind in TGD Universe||Life and Death and Consciousness||Comparison of TGD Inspired Theory of Consciousness with Some Other Theories of Consciousness||TGD Inspired Comments about Integrated Information Theory of Consciousness||

PART II: Quantum biology and neuroscience in TGD Universe||Quantum Mind, Magnetic Body, and Biological Body||Quantum Mind and Neuro Science|| Comments on the recent experiments by the group of Michael Persinger || Are dark photons behind biophotons?|| About concrete realization of remote metabolism|| Can quantum biology really do without new physics?|| The anomalies in rotating magnetic systems as a key to the understanding of morphogenesis?||

PART III: Remote mental interactions||TGD Inspired View about Remote Mental Interactions and Paranormal||How to test TGD Based Vision about Living Matter and Remote Mental Interactions||Hypnosis as Remote Mental Interaction||Meditation, Mind-Body Medicine and Placebo: TGD point of view||Non-locality in quantum theory, in biology and neuroscience, and in remote mental interactions: TGD perspective||Questions about IIT|| Appendix||



Introduction

  1. Background

  2. Basic Ideas of TGD

    1. TGD as a Poincare invariant theory of gravitation

    2. TGD as a generalization of the hadronic string model

    3. Fusion of the two approaches via a generalization of the space-time concept

  3. The threads in the development of quantum TGD

    1. Quantum TGD as spinor geometry of World of Classical Worlds

    2. TGD as a generalized number theory

    3. Hierarchy of Planck constants and dark matter hierarchy

    4. TGD as a generalization of physics to a theory consciousness

  4. Bird's eye of view about the topics of the book

  5. The contents of the book

    1. PART I: TGD inspired theory of consciousness
    2. PART II: Quantum biology in TGD Universe
    3. PART III: Remote mental interactions.



PART I: TGD INSPIRED THEORY OF CONSCIOUSNESS



Home Abstract

Topological Geometrodynamics: Basic Visions

  1. Introduction

  2. Quantum physics as infinite-dimensional geometry

    1. World of the classical worlds as the arena of quantum physics

    2. Geometrization of fermionic statistics in terms of configuration space spinor structure

    3. Construction of the configuration space Clifford algebra in terms of second quantized induced spinor fields

    4. Zero energy ontology and WCW geometry

    5. Hierarchy of Planck constants and WCW geometry

    6. Hyper-finite factors and the notion of measurement resolution

    7. Twistor revolution and TGD

  3. Physics as a generalized number theory

    1. Fusion of real and p-adic physics to a coherent whole

    2. Classical number fields and associativity and commutativity as fundamental law of physics

    3. Infinite primes and quantum physics

    4. Quantum Mathematics and Quantum Mechanics

  4. Physics as extension of quantum measurement theory to a theory of consciousness

    1. Quantum jump as moment of consciousness

    2. Negentropy Maximization Principle and the notion of self

    3. Life as islands of rational/algebraic numbers in the seas of real and p-adic continua?

    4. Two times

    5. General view about psychological time and intentionality

    6. T-duality and life

  5. Implications of Quantum Classical Correspondence

    1. Strong form of holography and effective 2-dimensionality

    2. Weak form of electric magnetic duality

    3. TGD as almost topological QFT

    4. Generalized Feynman diagrams and braids

    5. The superposition of classical fields in TGD Universe



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Quantum Mind in TGD Universe

  1. Introduction

  2. What are the problems of quantum mind theories?

    1. Some philosophical problems of quantum physics

    2. Basic philosophical problems of quantum mind theories

    3. Basic problems of quantum biology and quantum neuroscience

    4. Could anomalies help?

  3. Some aspects of quantum TGD

    1. New space-time concept

    2. Zero energy ontology

    3. The hierarchy of Planck constants

    4. p-Adic physics and number theoretic universality

  4. Consciousness theory as extension of quantum measurement theory

    1. Quantum jumps as moment of consciousness

    2. The notion of self

    3. How experienced time and the geometric time of physicist relate to each other?

    4. Quantum correlates of for various aspects of conscious experience

    5. Self referentiality of conscious experience



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Life and Death and Consciousness

  1. Introduction

  2. TGD

    1. Quantum TGD

    2. Classical TGD

    3. Number theoretical physics

  3. ZEO and generalization of quantum measurement theory to a theory of consciousness

    1. Questions

    2. ZEO

    3. From quantum measurement theory to a theory of consciousness

    4. Questions related to the notion of self and time

      1. Hierarchies of causal diamonds and space-time surfaces as geometric correlates for self hierarchy

      2. Are time reversed sub-selves always experienced as mental images?

      3. Re-incarnation and EEG

      4. After images as reincarnations of mental images?

    5. Appendix: TGD and quantum biology

      1. The notion of magnetic body (MB)

      2. MB and biology



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Comparison of TGD Inspired Theory of Consciousness with Some Other Theories of Consciousness

  1. Introduction

    1. On intelligence

    2. Consciousness: the science of subjectivity

  2. The vision of Hawkins

    1. The philosophical attitudes of Hawkins

    2. Basic observations of Hawkins

    3. Invariant representations

    4. Observations about the structure and functioning of the neocortex

    5. Universal algorithm

    6. The basic objection against the vision of Hawkins

  3. Quantum TGD very briefly

    1. Many-sheeted space-time, imbedding space, WCW

    2. Zero energy ontology (ZEO)

    3. p-Adic physics and cognition and intentionality

    4. Length scale hierarchies and cognitive hierarchies

  4. Quantum jump as the counterpart of fundamental algorithm in TGD?

    1. Basic ideas of TGD inspired theory of consciousness

    2. The anatomy of quantum jump in zero energy ontology (ZEO)

    3. How memories are represented and recalled?

    4. The roles of sensory perception and motor action in TGD framework

    5. Self or only a model of self?

    6. Could interaction free measurement be used to deduce information about self model?

    7. Could quantum jump represent the basic aspects of abstraction process automatically?

    8. Quantum jump as the counterpart of fundamental algorithm?

    9. Could quantum computationalism make sense?

  5. Philosophical and conceptual foundations of consciousness science

    1. Philosophical foundations

    2. Conceptual foundations

  6. Philosophical and empirical theories of consciousness

    1. Some philosophical theories of consciousness

    2. Some empirical theories of consciousness

    3. Major issues of disagreement between theories

    4. Common beliefs consciousness theories from TGD point of view

  7. Disorders of consciousness

    1. Neuropsychological deficits of visual consciousness

    2. Neuropsychological dissociations of visual consciousness from behavior

    3. Neurophychological disorders of self-awareness

  8. Altered states of consciousness

    1. Dreaming and sleep as ASC

    2. Hypnosis

    3. Higher states of consciousness



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TGD Inspired Comments about Integrated Information Theory of Consciousness

  1. Introduction

  2. Critical Summary of IIT

    1. Information

    2. Integration

    3. Architecture of consciousnes

  3. TGD inspired theory of consciousness as quantum measurement theory in ZEO

    1. Zero Energy Ontology (ZEO)

    2. Hierarchy of Planck constants and dark matter hierarchy

    3. p-Adic physics as physics of cognition and imagination

    4. Quantum measurement theory in ZEO

    5. TGD view about qualia

  4. Comparison of IIT with TGD

    1. Basic concepts of IIT from TGD point of view

    2. Engineering aspect of consciousness

    3. Why deep learning neutral networks are so effective?



PART II: QUANTUM BIOLOGY AND NEUROSCIENCE IN TGD UNIVERSE



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Quantum Mind, Magnetic Body, and Biological Body

  1. Introduction

  2. Quantum mind and magnetic body

    1. Living matter as ordinary matter controlled by dark matter at magnetic bodies

    2. Magnetic body as intentional agent and experiencer

    3. Time mirror mechanism can be seen as the basic mechanism of memory, intentional action, and metabolism

    4. Biosystems as conscious holograms

    5. High Tc superconductivity in living matter

    6. Possible roles of the magnetic body in living matter

    7. How to build a quantum computer from magnetic flux tubes

    8. DNA as topological quantum computer

    9. What is the role of magnetic body in DNA replication,mitosis, meiosis, and fertilization?

    10. Three pieces of evidence for the notion of magnetic body

  3. The relationship between information processing and metabolism in TGD Universe

    1. Three different views about living matter as a macroscopic quantum system

    2. New ideas related to metabolism

    3. Information molecules and quantum computation

    4. Pessimistic generalization of the second law of thermodynamics

  4. Exotic charge transfer between cell interior and exterior as fundamental control mechanism

    1. Strange behavior of the intracellular water

    2. Are channels and pumps really there?

    3. Cytoplasm as gel

    4. TGD based vision inspired by the findings

  5. Quantum model for the direct currents of Becker

    1. Connection between laser induced healing, acupuncture, and association of DC currents with the healing of wounds

    2. Quantum model for effective semiconductor property

    3. The effects of ELF em fields on vertebrate brain

    4. A model for remote gene expression

    5. DNA, speech, music, and ordinary sound

  6. Water and life

    1. Latest view about water memory

    2. Genes and water memory

    3. Water electric as protocell

    4. A model for chiral selection

    5. Burning water and photosynthesis

    6. How bio-polymers were associated with their dark counterparts?

  7. Water memory and pre-biotic life

    1. Exclusion zones as prebiotic cells

    2. TGD view about homeopathy, water memory, and evolution of immune system

    3. Is replication of magnetic body behind biological replication?

    4. Quantum model for metabolism

    5. Humble origins of DNA as nutrient - really humble?

  8. More precise view about remote DNA replication

    1. Some background

    2. Does remote replication apply same mechanism as mimicry of invader molecules in the case of water memory?

  9. TGD inspired model for the formation of exclusion zones from coherence regions

    1. CDs and EZs

    2. TGD inspired model for CDs and EZs

    3. Is a new source of metabolic energy needed?

  10. Connections to the work of other researchers in the forefront

    1. Mae Wan-Ho

    2. Peter Gariaev

    3. Luc Montagnier

    4. Rupert Sheldrake

    5. Seth Llloyd on quantum life

    6. Orch-Or theory of Penrose and Hameroff and new experimental findings about microtubules

    7. Morphogenesis, morphostasis, and learning in TGD framework



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Quantum Mind and Neuro Science

  1. Introduction

  2. TGD based model for qualia and sensory receptors

    1. A general model of qualia and sensory receptor

    2. Detailed model for the qualia

    3. Overall view about qualia

    4. About detailed identification of the qualia

  3. Could cell membrane correspond to almost vacuum extremal?

    1. Cell membrane as almost vacuum extremal

    2. Are photoreceptors nearly vacuum extremals?

  4. Pollack's findings about fourth phase of water and the model of cell

    1. Pollack's findings

    2. Dark nuclei and Pollack's findings

    3. Fourth phase of water and pre-biotic life in TGD Universe

  5. Constraints on the fermionic realization of genetic code from the model for color qualia

    1. Fermionic representation

    2. Various options for the fermionic representation of A,T,C,G

    3. Realization of color qualia for quark option

  6. Model for nerve pulse

    1. Background

    2. New view about nerve pulse generation

    3. The function of neural transmitters

    4. Microtubular level

  7. Model for EEG

    1. Fractal hierarchy of EEGs

    2. Basic aspects of EEG

    3. The effects of ELF em fields on brain

    4. Evidence for the notion of magnetic body from brain synchrony without corpus callosum

    5. Vision about biological evolution and evolution of brain

    6. Does memory code exist?

  8. Bio-photons

    1. What bio-photons are?

    2. Some phenomena related to bio-photons

    3. General TGD based model for coherent bio-photons

    4. The interpretation of bio-photons and EEG as decay products of dark Josephson radiation



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Comments on the recent experiments by the group of Michael Persinger

  1. Introduction

    1. Key aspects of the TGD inspired vision about living matter

    2. Cell membrane as super-conductor and a model for EEG

    3. Learning to apply the notion of induced field

  2. First article

    1. Findings

    2. TGD inspired interpretation of the findings

  3. Second article

    1. Experimental arrangement and results

    2. Reconnection of magnetic flux tubes as a mechanism generating macroscopic quantum coherence

    3. Why AD followed by DI is needed to induce enhanced photon emissions?

    4. Why the magnetic pulses from a given direction arrived with frequency of 10 Hz?

  4. Third article

    1. Experimental arrangement and results

    2. TGD based interpretation

  5. Conclusions



Home Abstract

Are dark photons behind biophotons?

  1. Introduction

    1. Basic facts about biophotons

    2. Basic ideas of TGD based model of biophotons

    3. Are also biophonons predicted?

  2. Bio-photons in TGD Universe

    1. The origin of biophotons in standard physics framework

    2. The origin of biophotons in TGD Universe

    3. Biophotons, dissipation, and decoherence

    4. What is the origin of the hyperbolic decay law?

  3. How dark photons and phonons could relate to consciousness

    1. What bomb testing has to do with cognition and consciousness?

    2. Memory recall as an interaction free measurement?

    3. Why vision and hearing are so fundamental for cognition?

    4. Dark photons, after images, and mechanism of learning

    5. Realization of memory representations in terms of braided flux tubes

    6. How to construct and read conscious hologram?

    7. Critical questions

  4. Taos hum as evidence for biophonons?

    1. Basic facts

    2. Phenomena possibly related to taos hum

    3. Possible ingredients for the model for taos hum

    4. How TGD approach could explain taos hum?

  5. Dark photons in biology and neuroscience

    1. General vision

    2. Dark photons and biology

    3. Dark photons and brain

    4. Dark photons, meditative states, and Qigong practices

  6. Dark photons and remote mental interactions



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    About Concrete Realization of Remote Metabolism

  1. Introduction

  2. Quantum credit card

    1. Two realizations for the "population inverted laser"

    2. Gut cells without mitochondria can survive: proof for the notion of remote metabolism?

    3. Support for quantum credit card mechanism

    4. Confirmation of Santilli's detection of antimatter galaxies via a telescope with concave lenses:really?

  3. Comparison of Ling's vision about cell to TGD view

    1. Basic ideas and notions of Ling

    2. The basic notions of Ling's vision from TGD view point

    3. The role of ATP according to Ling and in TGD framework

    4. Ling's theory from the perspective of TGD inspired theory of consciousness

  4. Capacitor like Josephson junctions as systems with large heff/h?

    1. Cell membrane as Josephson junction

    2. Quantization of the DC voltage of capacitor from the quantization of charge

    3. Constraint on cyclotron frequency

    4. What about more general capacitor like systems?

    5. What fJ=fAC/l condition implies for Earth's electric field?

    6. Cell membrane, DNA double strand, and cortical layers as capacitor like Josephson junctions

    7. Further comments

  5. Tesla's work, biology, and TGD

    1. Tesla's work

    2. Relating Tesla's work to TGD inspired quantum biology

    3. How could this picture relate to biofield research?

    4. Tesla coils from TGD view point

    5. Tesla's findings from a new viewpoint

  6. Teslaphoresis in TGD

    1. What Tesla coils are?

    2. How TGD could be involved?



HomeAbstract

    Can quantum biology really do without new physics?

  1. Introduction

    1. Background

    2. Some hints

  2. How to understand circadian clock, magneto-sensing and gravitaxis in TGD framework?

    1. Basic problems and basic principles

    2. Could circadian rhytms be analogous to EEG rhythms in TGD Universe?

    3. Trying to figure out the general mechanism

    4. More concrete model for the mechanism of magnetoreception and circadian rhythms

    5. Gravitaxis and $h_{eff

  3. Appendix: What TGD is?

    1. Why TGD?

    2. TGD and GRT

    3. TGD and string models

    4. TGD based ontology

    5. TGD, quantum measurement theory, and consciousness



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    The anomalies in rotating magnetic systems as a key to the understanding of morphogenesis?

  1. Introduction

  2. The construction of the magnetic system and findings

    1. Construction

    2. Observations

  3. Quantum model

    1. Some guidelines

    2. Standing waves, magnetic walls and Chladni mechanism

    3. Spontaneous acceleration and weight change

    4. How the system could be scaled?

  4. Could photons affect gravitational force?

  5. Other examples about weight loss

    1. Could photons affect gravitational force?

    2. Weight change for electrets and "weight of soul"

  6. Appendix: Classical model fails



PART III: REMOTE MENTAL INTERACTIONS



Home Abstract

TGD Inspired View about Remote Mental Interactions and Paranormal

  1. Introduction

  2. Brief summary of the basic vision around 2003 compared with the recent situation

    1. TGD inspired theory of consciousness

    2. TGD inspired quantum biology

  3. Basic questions and basic ideas

    1. Basic questions

    2. Key ideas of the TGD inspired modelof remote mental interactions

    3. Some examples of remote mental interactions interpreted in TGD framework

  4. Parapsychological phenomena

    1. Extrasensory perception, precognition, and other parapsychic effects

    2. Psychokinesis

    3. Healing as rejuvenation?

    4. Near death experiences

  5. Conscious hologram and remote mental interactions

    1. Big vision

    2. Sketch for what could happen in a typical remote viewing experiment

    3. About the physiological correlates of anomalous cognition

    4. Local sidereal time, geomagnetic fluctuations, and remote mental interactions

    5. Could magnetic flux tubes make possible effective holograms?

    6. Two attempts to understand PK

  6. TGD inspired model for OBEs

    1. OBEs, autoscopy, heautoscopy, and other strange experiences

    2. Questions

    3. Dark matter hierarchy, zero energy ontology, negentropic entanglement, OBEs

    4. A more detailed model for OBEs

    5. The role of the magnetic body in the case of other brain functions

    6. Psychedelics induced experiences and magnetic body

  7. Connection to the work of other researchers in forefront

    1. Simon Shnoll

    2. Michael Persinger

    3. William Tiller



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How to test TGD Based Vision about Living Matter and Remote Mental Interactions?

  1. Introduction

  2. Zero energy ontology

    1. The hierarchy of CDs

    2. Generalization of standard conservation laws in ZEO

    3. Breaking of second law in standard form

    4. Negative energy signals

  3. p-Adic physics

    1. p-Adic length scale hypothesis and Mersenne hypothesis in living matter

    2. Negentropic entanglement

    3. p-Adic-real phase transitions and intentional action and formation of cognitive representations

  4. Magnetic body as carrier of dark matter

    1. Dark matter as a hierarchy of phases with large value of Planck constant

    2. Tests for the notion of magnetic body

    3. Bio-superconductivity

  5. TGD view about consciousness and biology

    1. The notion of conscious hologram

    2. TGD view about metabolism

    3. The new view about DNA

    4. Model of cell membrane as almost vacuum extremal

  6. General model for remote mental interactions

    1. Direct metabolic correlates for remote mental interactions

    2. How to choose senders and receivers?

  7. The tip of iceberg: placebo, experimenter expectation and interference phenomena in subconscious information flow

    1. The vision of Jeff Hawkins about neo-cortex

    2. A generalization to a vision about the anatomy of quantum jump in zero energy ontology

    3. Possible answers to the questions



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Hypnosis as Remote Mental Interaction

  1. Introduction

    1. Hypnosis as hijacking of brain?

    2. Do social interactions share something with hypnosis?

  2. Basic facts about hypnosis

    1. Basic definitions

    2. A brief history of hypnosis and theories of hypnosis

    3. Neurophychology and hypnosis

  3. TGD view about hypnosis

    1. Chevreul pendulum as a manner to end up with the model of hypnosis

    2. Hypnosis as hijacking of foreign biological body

    3. Preconscious mechanism of hypnotically altered colors

    4. Chi Energy - master gets animals to sleep



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Meditation, Mind-Body Medicine and Placebo: TGD point of view

  1. Introduction

  2. Brief summary about TGD based vision about life and consciousness and everything

    1. Magnetic and electric bodies

    2. NMP, hierarchy of Planck constants, p-adic length scale hypothesis and negentropic entanglement

    3. TGD view about metabolism

    4. Dark photon-biophoton connection

    5. Psychedelic induced experiences and magnetic body

  3. NMP, hierarchy of Planck constants, p-adic length scale hypothesis and negentropic entanglement

    1. Negentropic entanglement and hierarchy of Planck constant

    2. NMP and evolution of intelligence

    3. How to produce dark matter?

    4. Dark proton sequences, genetic code, and primordial life forms

    5. Pollack's findings about fourth phase of water

  4. Questions

    1. I: Long term meditation remodeling and its effects on biophoton emissions

    2. II: Healing input parameters, dosimetry, research technology

    3. III: Is placebo a form of healing intent? Placebo genotype vs phenotype

    4. IV: Biophotons in long range effects: DMILS from life precursors to biosphere; morphogenetic fields, GCP,TGD



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Non-locality in quantum theory, in biology and neuroscience, and in remote mental interactions: TGD perspective

  1. Introduction

    1. What does non-locality mean physically?

    2. Living systems have shape

    3. Does coherence in long spatial and temporal scales reduce to macroscopic quantum coherence?

    4. Summing up

  2. TGD

    1. Quantum TGD

    2. Classical TGD

    3. Number theoretical physics

  3. ZEO and generalization of quantum measurement theory to a theory of consciousness

    1. ZEO

    2. NMP as variational principle of consciousness

    3. Details related to NMP

    4. The notion of self

  4. Some applications

    1. The notion of magnetic body (MB)

    2. MB and biology

    3. Metabolism

    4. Proposals for the Physical Realizations of Genetic Code

    5. Applications to neuroscience

    6. Remote mental interactions



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Questions about IIT

  1. Introduction

    1. Consciousness as intrinsic property of matter like mass or charge

    2. Causal evolution and the notion of information

    3. Causal networks and the assignment of qualia to the links of the causal network

    4. Exclusion axiom

    5. Panphysics but no mention of hierarchies

    6. Are the following questions addressed?

  2. Questions about IIT, remote mental interactions, intentionality, and need for post-quantum theory to describe consciousness

    1. Basic TGD based criticism of IIT

    2. Questions by Lian Sidoroff

    3. Questions by Patrizio Tressoldi

    4. Questions by Ben Goertzel

  3. Comments about Ben Goertzel's Eurycosm approach to consciousness

    1. Relational interpretation of quantum mechanics

    2. The notion of eurycosm

    3. Definition of consciousness

    4. The notion of observation

    5. The notions of peaked distribution and morphic resonance

    6. Space-time as a metaphorical knot



Appendix

  1. Basic properties of CP_2 and elementary facts about p-adic numbers

    1. CP_2 as a manifold

    2. Metric and K\"ahler structure of CP_2

    3. Spinors in CP_2

    4. Geodesic sub-manifolds of CP_2

  2. CP_2 geometry and standard model symmetries

    1. Identification of the electro-weak couplings

    2. Discrete symmetries

  3. Basic facts about induced gauge fields

    1. Induced gauge fields for space-times for which CP_2 projection is a geodesic sphere

    2. Space-time surfaces with vanishing em, Z^0, or K\"ahler fields

  4. p-Adic numbers and TGD

    1. p-Adic number fields

    2. Canonical correspondence between p-adic and real numbers



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