Telepathy, Using the Force, and Other Paranormal Abilities

  • H. G. StratmannEmail author
Part of the Science and Fiction book series (SCIFICT)


Characters with paranormal mental abilities are a staple of science fiction. The term “psi powers” has been used to describe such more-than-human talents as reading or controlling another person’s mind, using thoughts alone to move objects or instantaneously transport them (including one’s own body) from one place to another, and seeing into the future. Similarly the use of electronics or other technologies to produce such effects or augment a person’s natural capabilities has been dubbed “psionics.”


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  1. 1.SpringfieldUSA

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