In Memory of Dr Edgar Mitchell (1930 – 2016)
Dr. Edgar Mitchell was co-founder of The Dr. Edgar Mitchell Foundation for Research into Extraterrestrial Encounters (FREE), together with Dr. Rudy Schild, Mary Rodwell and Rey Hernandez. For more information about FREE and their work, please see the section entitled “ET Encounters”.
Dr. Edgar Mitchell
Dr. Edgar Mitchell: Dr. Mitchell was a member of the Apollo 14 mission which was NASA’s third manned lunar landing and he was the 6th man to walk on the moon. Dr. Mitchell has a Doctor of Science in Aeronautics and Astronautics from MIT and has received many awards and honors including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the USN Distinguished Medal and three NASA Group Achievement Awards. In addition, he was inducted to the Space Hall of Fame in 1979, the Astronaut Hall of Fame in 1998, was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in 2005 and was inducted into the Leonardo da Vinci Society for the Study of Thinking in June, 2011. After retiring from the Navy in 1972, Dr. Mitchell founded the Institute of Noetic Sciences. He has authored “Psychic Exploration,” in 1974 and “The Way of the Explorer,” in 1996, (Third edition, 2006) as well as dozens of articles in both professional and popular periodicals. He has devoted the last 40 years to studying human consciousness and psychic and paranormal phenomena in the search for a common ground between science and spirit. Dr. Mitchell’s current interest involves Energy Healing and Zero Point Energy. His websites are: noetic.org/directory/person/edgar-mitchell/ and www.quantrek.org/index.htm Dr. Mitchell resides in Lake Worth, FL.