ASSOCIATION FOR EVALUATION AND COMMUNICATION OF EVIDENCE FOR SURVIVAL
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ÆCES (rhymes with "basis") is a non-profit organization dedicated to discerning and disseminating the most convincing evidence for the Survival of the human personality after the demise of the physical body. Special emphasis is placed on encouraging, supporting, and facilitating the work of researchers, writers, presenters, organizers, mediums, and others whose work promotes increased awareness of the afterlife. See the ÆCES mission statement here.

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"History shows that every intelligent man who has gone into this investigation, if he gave it adequate examination at all, has come out believing in spirits; this circumstance places the burden of proof on the shoulders of the skeptic."
– James H. Hyslop, Ph.D. professor of logic and ethics at Columbia University

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news pix Vernon Neppe, M.D., Ph.D., FRSSAf, a member of the AECES Advisory Board, has received the prestigious Whiting Memorial Award for 2016. Dr. Neppe shares the award with his research partner, Dr. Edward Close. The award is for "expanding boundaries of scientific understanding" via their development of the Triadic Dimensional-Distinction Vortical Paradigm (TDVP). The Whiting Memorial Fund is a philanthropic fund administered by the International Society for Philosophical Enquiry (ISPE).

A document titled Soul-Network Simile has been added to the new "What & How" section of the "Articles and Essays" page. Can the universe be explained in fewer than 1000 words?

Michael E. Tymn's Interviews of influential mediums and researchers (both living and "dead") are now available in the Legacy Files on this site.


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How Scientific Proof of Survival Would Affect Society
Would capital punishment end if we learned that the criminal survives, or would it become a more humane punishment for criminals? The possibilities and the unintended consequences of these simple modifications to science that would directly affect society are both earth-shaking and mind-boggling. For other articles and excerpts on topics related to Survival, see here.

  Featured Evidence

The Numbers of the Beast
Dr. Netherton regressed a young woman who recalled a life that ended in a Nazi concentration camp. As she spoke, red welts appeared on her arm. These began to resolve themselves into numbers. A photograph of the numbers was sent to the Holocaust Museum in Israel. The return report described a young girl whose name, birth date, parent's name, village of birth, and date of death perfectly matched the information given by the subject.

  Featured Biography

Dr. Carl Wickland
A member of the Chicago Medical Society, the AAAS, and director of the National Psychological Institute of Los Angeles, Dr. Wickland specialized in cases of schizophrenia, paranoia, depression, and phobias of all kind. In his book, Thirty Years Among the Dead, Wickland stated: “Spirit obsession is a fact – a perversion of a natural law – and is amply demonstrable. This has been proven hundreds of times.”

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Dr. Gary E. Schwartz
Schwartz is a professor of psychology, medicine, neurology, psychiatry, and surgery at the University of Arizona and director of its Laboratory for Advances in Consciousness and Health. He is author of several books including The Afterlife Experiments.

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Events
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September 2016
♦ 30-2 - Convergent Evolution, Attractors and Love

October 2016
♦ 13-15 SSE Euro Conf.
♦ 28-30 - Mind, Body Spirit Expo

November 2016
♦ 12-13 - Afterlife Explorers & Mediumship Convention 

December 2016
♦ 1-4 - Aspects of Consciousness

January 2017
♦ 13-14 - Australian Afterlife Explorers

June 2017
♦ 1-4 - Afterlife Awareness Conference

The Top-10 Must-Read Books on Survival

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The Articulate Dead:
They Brought the Spirit World Alive

The Hereafter Trilogy:
The Book That Removes All Doubt

Journey of Souls
Case Studies of Life Between Lives

The Conscious Universe
The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena

The Realities of Heaven
Fifty Spirits Describe Your Future Home

A Lawyer Presents the Case for the Afterlife:

Your Eternal Self

Exploring Reincarnation:
The Classic Guide to the Evidence for Past-Life Experiences

Defending Bridey's Honor:
The Reality of Reincarnation

Lessons from the Light
What We Can Learn From the Near-Death Experience

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