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Truly Random Number Generator Promises Stronger Encryption Across All Devices, Cloud
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bpaddock
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3/14/2016 | 12:46:56 PM
Psyleron Random Number Generator and role of Consciousness in the Physical World
The Psyleron REG-1, a True Random Number/Event Generator, based on extrapolated quantum tunneling, has been around since 2005.

"One of the reasons we like quantum mechanics is because we're confident it's going to keep up..."


While it may keep up, a quantum based device may be open to unexpected influences (by the classical trained), such as those studied by the The Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research (PEAR) Lab.

"The Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research (PEAR) Lab was founded in 1979 by Robert G. Jahn, a professor of aerospace engineering and Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science at Princeton University. The lab's objective was to study the ability of consciousness to influence physical processes. The lab was managed by Brenda Dunne, a developmental psychologist trained at the University of Chicago, and had a full-time staff of half a dozen scientists as well as numerous interns and visiting researchers.

During its 28-year history, the lab worked to study and understand the anomalous impact that the mind seemed to have on physical devices, including electronic random event generators (REGs). Research was also conducted into remote perception, the ability of a person to perceive information that should be inaccessible through the standard senses."

See their books "Consciousness and the Source of Reality", "Quirks of the Quantum Mind" and "Margins of Reality: The Role of Consciousness in the Physical World". PEAR accumulated billions of bits of data from the REGs of many types and found the same outcomes over 28 years of study.


When PEAR was shutdown due to funding,  International Consciousness Research Laboratories (ICRL) started up to continue the work.


RyanSepe
RyanSepe,
User Rank: Ninja
3/7/2016 | 11:13:25 AM
Big step
There are definitely some improvements that need to be made but this is a huge step. Using hardware entropy to determine true randomness can open the doorway to breaking other forumulaic output derivatives.


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