Consciousness is a delusion. The attraction of this book is that it is concise, while covering a...Read More
THE SENTIENT ROBOTThis site is for everyone interested in two of today's big topics, consciousness and artificial intelligence. It explores whether consciousness can be instantiated in a robot or artificial intelligence entity: can artificial intelligence become self aware? It considers if robots could have emotions or even feelings. Could there be conscious AI or conscious robots? The site is a go-to, constantly updated repository of summaries and synopses of books, articles, papers, media and events that touch on the human properties of sentience and self awareness. The site explores whether such characteristics can be uploaded into machines.
Ethology gets serious. Behavioural ecology replaces anecdote with analysis. An excellent set of...Read More