Bob Monroe discusses how he came to create the Monroe institute and the Hemi-Sync system. He gives an insight into his out of body experiences and his journey to enlightenment. He was one of the first people back in the 50´s to organize scientific studies on consciousness.He gained a knowing through experience, as opposed to belief, that we survive physical death. An experienced which took away his fear of death.He describes how we arrive as a alien vortex of energy to earth, that our purpose here is to learn. We are here to learn a measurement system such as pain and pleasure. We need both as to know what the alternative is. We learn to manipulate energy which has a great value both on earth and elsewhere and in the process we acquire an intellect and analytical ability.