Floating History

John C. Lilly, a medical practitioner, and neuro-psychiatrist, developed the floatation tank in 1954. During his training in psychoanalysis at the US National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Lilly commenced experiments with sensory deprivation. In neurophysiology, there had been an open question as to what keeps the brain going and the origin of its energy […]

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