Consciousness author tracks down original NCCs bet.
Snaprud, who is writing a book on consciousness, tells the story of a live bet on the neural correlates of consciousness. The bet was made 20 years ago by Christof Koch and David Chalmers. Who better? Koch figured we would know the answer by 2023. Chalmers thought it would take much longer. Of course, we are nowhere nearer the answer now than we were in 1998. But there are still five years to run.
Link to article: https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg23831830-300-consciousness-how-were-solving-a-mystery-bigger-than-our-minds/
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