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PK (1)

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for PAKISTAN.

PK (2)

A suffix that refers to Pink Sheets

PK

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Pakistani bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Pakistan. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Pakistan. Eight subdivisions of Pakistan have their own code with the prefix "PK." For example, the code for the Province of Sindh is ISO 3166-2:PK-SD.

3. See: Pink sheet.
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Anomalous Cognition and Psychokinesis Research in European Labs", by Patrizio Tressoldi and Michael Duggan, describes psi research in the European continent from Iceland to Russia.
At a meeting of the Academie Internationale de Philosophie des Sciences I said to him, "Sir John, what you are saying is that we move our body by psychokinesis," and he agreed.
In order to elicit natural behaviours from participants during the task, the experiment was presented using the cover of a psychokinesis task where participants were instructed that they had to influence the outcome of the race where possible without making physical contact with the machine.
Instead, the budding astrophysicist should concentrate on psychoenergetics, seeking to acquire and develop talents in precognition, psychokinesis, remote viewing, and related modes of obtaining information.
Time and again, I have been asked by well-meaning people why I believe individuals who claim to have special psychic and supernatural powers-like psychokinesis, telepathy, remote viewing, astral projection and precognition-when there is no scientific proof.
Thus, the application of psychokinesis to plants seems unlikely, though the author refers to 'a large number of experiments' (p.
The movie tells the story of a man acquiring the superpower of psychokinesis, or the ability to move objects with one's mind, and tries to save his daughter from danger.
Parapsychology is the study of conscious experiences including extrasensory perception (ESP: telepathy, clairvoyance, and precognition) and psychokinesis (PK: interaction of mind and physical matter) that are described as paranormal or anomalous because they appear to transcend our current understanding of physical laws.
Influencing the behavior of an object or changing its shape without physical means is the very definition of telekinesis, or psychokinesis.
The company withdrew all support when it found out I was planning a mass psychokinesis experiment, to test the ability of the mind to affect objects remotely.
Parapsychology was, of course, included since some officers were haunted by the possibility that psychokinesis might just provide an enemy with a means of disabling sophisticated electronic equipment.
ANOMALOUS PERTURBATION (AP): A form of interaction with matter in which all known physical mechanisms are absent; that is, some individuals are able to influence matter by an as yet unknown process; also known as psychokinesis (PK).