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At a conference on alternative healing held in 1994 in Düsseldorf, Germany, one of the speakers was the world-famous Israeli psychic Uri Geller, who demonstrated germinating a radish seed he had on his open palm by simply commanding or intending …

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  • stromboli67

    I wonder why Licauco would describe Uri Geller as a “world famous psychic” when Geller himself has shied away from such high falutin title. The man nowadays calls himself a “mystifier” or “entertainer”, a more apt description of his talents. There are many magicians that perform seemingly awesome acts that defy scientific norms without the pretense of possessing psychic powers. That’s what they are, illusionists who are primarily entertainers. As to Geller’s credibility as possesor of special powers worth scientific scrutiny, do a web search on James Randi’s expose’ on fakery, including Geller’s – just google Randi’s name.

  • Mux

    Fact check Mr. Licauco. It was Magellan’s expedition that first circumnavigated the globe. Not Christopher Columbus. He never reached the East Indies but the Americas. Also, I did not know you were from San Beda. So am I.

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