Consciousness & the Extended Mind part 1 Dr Rupert Sheldrake & Dr Seyed Azmayesh Dr Rupert Sheldrake is a renowned biologist and author of more than 80 technical papers and ten books, including A New Science of Life. He was a former Research Fellow of the Royal Society. He Studied natural science at Cambridge University, where he took a PH.D. in Biochemistry, and Philosophy at Harvard University, where he was a Frank Knox Fellow. He was also a Fellow of Clare College, Cambridge, and Director of Studies in Biochemistry and cell Biology. He is currently a Fellow of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, near San Francisco. His web site is

Dr Seyed Azmayesh a renowned spiritual Sufi master, a researcher and expert in comparative religions and spiritual paths. He holds two doctorates one in Law and History of Jurisprudence from Sorbonne and another in Comparative Religions from University of Lyon. He has published numerous articles and books on the nature of spirituality and spiritual paths.