Ted Talk – Science and Spirituality – Who am I?

Does mystical experience exist? Are we humans have a spiritual experience? Are we energy? Is anything real? What is self?

Jeff Lieberman, an MIT-trained artist, scientist and engineer, makes a scientific argument for mystical experience. He asks us to challenge our perception of what we are, our relationship to the universe, and our relationship to one another. Our minds are “thought-generating machines.” What we would happen if we could turn off the machine? If we could transcend our individual experience of the world?