Two highly reputable scientists are studying what used to be a disreputable phenomenon in straight science: Near- death experiences. With the advent of modern medicine, NDEs have become a much more common experience that include seeing a white light and being greeted by dead relatives. Patients rise above their own bodies and see doctors frantically trying to resuscitate them.

Dr. Sam Parnia and Dr. Peter Fenwick plan to place cards in places where heart-attack victims will be treated that can only be seen from the ceiling, if they have out-of-body experiences.