Curiously enough, the very triviality of the phenomenon was beginning to impress George.
He seemed to be studying the movement of the plate as if it was just another scientific phenomenon.
Er-well, when you consider what the Overlords know about science, I should hardly think they’d be interested in psychic phenomena and all that sort of nonsense.
Rupert didn’t pretend to have more than a detached scientific interest in these phenomena.
These held, if George remembered correctly, some fifteen thousand volumes-almost everything of importance that had ever been published on the nebulous subjects of magic, psychic research, divining, telepathy, and the whole range of elusive phenomena lumped in the category of paraphysics.
We interrupted your development on every cultural level, but in particular we checked all serious work on paranormal phenomena.
There are no more uses of "phenomenon" in the book.