An object or aspect known through the senses rather than by thought or intuition. Usually refers to a fact or event of scientific interest susceptible of scientific description and explanation.

Articles on that refer to Phenomenon

Reflections on Stephen Wolfram's 'A New Kind of Science' By Ray Kurzweil
Chapter One: The Law of Time and Chaos By Ray Kurzweil
Consciousness By John Searle
Facing Up to the Problem of Consciousness By David Chalmers
Biocosm, The New Scientific Theory of Evolution By James N. Gardner
The Physical Constants as Biosignature By James N. Gardner
The Law of Accelerating Returns By Ray Kurzweil
When Will HAL Understand What We Are Saying? Computer Speech Recognition and Understanding By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Intelligent Machines: A Coffeehouse Conversation on the Turing Test By Douglas R. Hofstadter
Chapter 1: The Evolution of Mind in the Twenty-First Century By Ray Kurzweil

News Articles that refer to Phenomenon

Discovery of electrostatic spin challenges century-old theory
Kurzweil, Rapoport receive national inventors awards
The World According to Google
Tiny whiskers make huge memory storage
DNA leaders call religion to account
'Mindsight' could explain sixth sense
New optical recording technique can see millisecond nerve impulses
A 21st-century protest
Moore's Law Limits Pushed Back Again
Sea of dreams: Genetically modified microbes will lead to a revolution in industrial biotechnology

Related Links

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy - Phenomenon
The Human Phenomenon