The Intention Experiment: Use Your Thoughts to Change the World

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HarperCollins Publishers, Sep 4, 2008 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 368 pages
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Ever wondered if your intentions, prayers or wishes have a real, calculable effect on the world? Here, from Lynne McTaggart, groundbreaking author of ‘The Field’, comes riveting accounts of scientific investigations and real case histories with evidence that we are all connected and our intentions can be harnessed as a collective force for good.

For the last 40 years renegade scientists, experimenting with the limits of quantum physics, have made seemingly impossible discoveries. 1966: a lie-detector expert accidentally discovers that plants can read thoughts. 1982: meditating Buddhist monks in the Himalayas turn their bodies into a human furnace. 1994: a psychologist's experiments reveal a stream of light flowing from healers during healing.

These events form part of an extraordinary scientific story and revolutionary discovery - that thought is a thing that affects other things.

In The Intention Experiment, Lynne McTaggart, author of the international bestseller The Field, joins forces with a team of international, renowned scientists to test the effects of focused group intention on scientifically quantifiable targets - animal, plant and human.

The Intention Experiment is a truly revolutionary book that invites you, the reader, to take part in the greatest intention experiment in history. The results of McTaggart's 'global laboratory' started with the focused intention that made a geranium leaf glow to evidence to show that group intention is powerful enough to affect targets more than 5000 miles away and may even affect global warming.

These remarkable results prove human thought and intention has the power to focus our lives, heal our illnesses, clean up our communities and improve the planet. This book also shows you how to harness that power to make changes in your own life.

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Review: The Intention Experiment: Using Your Thoughts to Change Your Life and the World

User Review  - Cheryl - Goodreads

eh. I liked The Field a lot better. There is only only one short teeny chapter on applying the science to your own life, which in my mind, makes the title misleading. The book is 80% about scientific ... Read full review

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User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

Some of the science detail was heavy, but I'm thankful for that biopsychology degree! Working to providing "proof" to those who need it, since the obvious feelings and inherent understanding of thousands isn't enough. Great bits for my novel! Read full review

About the author (2008)

Lynne McTaggart is author of ‘The Field’ and ‘What Doctors Don’t Tell You’ and is founder of the successful newsletter of that name. She is well known to the media and a popular lecturer, bridging the alternative health and mind, body, spirit camps. Her Living the Field conferences have attracted thousands.

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