One of the reasons I started K was for this. Some of the NDE holes are unbelievable. Turns out, some people are more predisposed to it. See URL for complete article. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/4898726.stm (excerpt) 'Near death' has biological basis Dream sleep can intrude into normal wakeful consciousness Near death experiences have a biological explanation rather than a spiritual one, research suggests. The US team said the same parts of the brain are activated when people dream as in near death experiences. The study, in Neurology, compared 55 people who had had near death experiences and 55 who had not.