That is if we assume that the process is at all parallel with the phenomena of psychokinesis and levitation.
In effect, what appeared to be foreknowledge was psychokinesis—the same phenomenon as the movement of crumbs of cheese by my rat.
"You claimed that the human mind possessed powers of psychokinesis," I said.
I caught an occasional word, like 'oxygen' and 'psychokinesis.'
psychokinesis psy·cho·ki·ne·sis (sī'kō-kĭ-nē'sĭs, -kī-)
n. pl. psy·cho·ki·ne·ses (-sēz)
An uncontrolled, maniacal outburst, resulting from defective inhibition.
The production or control of motion, especially in inanimate and remote objects, purportedly by the exercise of psychic powers.