How much does the soul weigh?


Is it possible to measure the energy lost when the "soul" departs the body? Take a tour of soul-weighing and the quest to make what is immaterial material ijn this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind.

How much does the soul weigh?

Is it possible to measure the energy lost when the "soul" departs the body? Take a tour of soul-weighing and the quest to make what is immaterial material in this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind.

Image Caption: "The Departure of the Soul" by Louis Janmot (1814-1892) (DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI/De Agostini/Getty)

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Topics in this Podcast: Physics, Skepticism, soul, weight of the soul, religion and science, history