Difference between revisions of "Telepathy"

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* Telepathy difficult to technologically circumvent
 
* Telepathy difficult to technologically circumvent
 
** Can be defended against to a degree via suppressing electron tunneling in the thalamus (TNG Novel: ''The Buried Age'')
 
** Can be defended against to a degree via suppressing electron tunneling in the thalamus (TNG Novel: ''The Buried Age'')
* Known telepathic species
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* Known telepathic species or castes
 
** [[Aenar]] (extinct)
 
** [[Aenar]] (extinct)
 
** [[Betazoid]]
 
** [[Betazoid]]
 
** [[Deltan]]
 
** [[Deltan]]
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** [[Damiani|Hed'em'disol]] (extinct)
 
** [[Krett]] (extinct)
 
** [[Krett]] (extinct)
 
** [[Lethean]]
 
** [[Lethean]]

Latest revision as of 01:42, 28 June 2020

  • Umbrella term for any form of non-technological mental connection between two intelligent beings
    • Interlink between two consciousnesses allowing for communication, transference of thoughts, feelings
    • Extreme telepathic talents capable of transferring consciousness from one substrate to another
  • Function of quantum entanglement between two consciousnesses allowing for transmission of information (TNG Novel: The Buried Age)
  • Types and variations of telepathy
    • Empathy
      • Detection and in some instances transmission of emotional states
    • Logopathy
      • Contact with, implicit knowledge of linguistic centers
    • Touch telepathy
      • Often relies on entanglement coupled with direct bioelectric contact
  • Telepathy difficult to technologically circumvent
    • Can be defended against to a degree via suppressing electron tunneling in the thalamus (TNG Novel: The Buried Age)
  • Known telepathic species or castes