An isolation tank is a lightless, soundproof tank inside which subjects float in salt water at skin temperature.
John Cunningham Lilly (January 6, 1915 – September 30, 2001) was an American physician , neuroscientist , psychoanalyst , psychonaut , philosopher and writer . He was a researcher of the nature of consciousness using mainly isolation tanks , [ 1 ] dolphin communication , and psychedelic drugs , sometimes in combination. [ edit ] Career summary
The first sound I heard when I walked into the waiting room was the soothing sound of pumps grinding away.
About fifteen years ago, when I was living in Madison, Wisconsin, a flotation tank center opened, right in my neighborhood. I had heard of flotation tanks, but had never actually experienced one.
Isolation Tank info via Wikipedia It’s been a while since my last trip overseas and with the pressures of work and life at home getting to me I thought I’d give my mind a small holiday with a session in a float tank, also known as Isolation tanks or Sensory Deprivation tanks.