A telepathic is felt to be able to communicate with the mind, for example, being able to read someone’s thoughts or send thoughts to another.
Someone with precognition is thought to be able to see into the future and thus predict certain event’s such as the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center.
Periodically the sender would focus on the receiver and tests were made at these stages gauging the skin response of the receiver each time the sender focused on him (Kaplan, 2003).
The results from the various tests that have been conducted to prove whether or not ESP really exists, have mostly been inconclusive.
Among the other paranormal phenomenon claimed possible by ESP supporters are the ability to perform psychic healings, to make predictions based on the stars, to have out-of-body experiences and the ability to communicate with the dead.
There is also psychokinesis where a person’s body can be occupied by the soul of dead person.
Many have therefore been led to conclude that ESP is “not a tenable construct” (Johnson & Jones, 1984, p.
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There are numerous suggested types of ESP and the three most popular are clairvoyance, telepathy and precognition.
A clairvoyant is said to be able to perceive events that are far removed from their physical sphere such as a relative’s house being on fire.