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Experts have found a way to trigger an out-of-body experience in volunteers.
The experiments, described in the Science journal, offer a scientific explanation for a phenomenon experienced by one in 10 people.
Two teams used virtual reality goggles to con the brain into thinking the body was located elsewhere.
Originally posted by Novise
Looking at this as a whole, I really don't think this is accomplishing the same thing as an OOBE or Astral Projection.
Originally posted by yuefo
Does an OBE prove the consciousness actually separates from the body? In my experience, I don't think so.
Originally posted by rocksolidbrain
If one can get a similar effect by using VR goggles, it can be exploited to trigger real oobe somehow.