Modelling attention is the equivalent of awareness. Graziano is intrigued by the brain’s...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. 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.
So lifelike, they could be us. Facebook has reportedly developed an animated face that can...Read More
On agency and body-ownership: Phenomenological and neurocognitive reflections by M Tsakiris et al in Consciousness and Cognition 2007
Unpicking the ties between sense of ownership and sense of agency. This paper expands on growing...Read More