In my view, there are two big problems of consciousness. The first is mechanical: how does it work? (This is called “The Hard Problem of Consciousness”.) What configurations of neurons create “qualia”, the sensation of conscious experience that includes pain, pleasure, self-awareness, and so on? 887 more words
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In Western countries, there is a widespread belief in what I will call the Cult of the Individual. This cult is manifested in things like the emphasis on individual rights, individual freedom or liberty, and individual tastes and preferences. 2,730 more words
I am a scientist.
You heard me people. Scientist 🔬.
I just had my thesis posted in October 2017, so yes, scientist 👨🔬 . So bugger right off then if you can’t handle the truth. 295 more words