December 23, 2012 New research takes on the question: "Are you a simulation?" It's a question some, including commentator Adam Frank, enjoy with a sense of humor. Others aren't sure they even want to now the answer.
A car cannot be reduced to an engine, just as a person cannot be reduced to a brain.
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December 16, 2012 Science offers us Nothing But and we like it. Why? Why do we like to be told that we are nothing but our brains, when, after all, this is patently untrue? Alva Noë presses the question.
June 5, 2012 The Uncertainty Principle says that at some level the world turns fuzzy and the idea of properties as perfectly objective, knowable attributes gets inherently fuzzy.
November 9, 2011 Can our minds tells us what is real and what is not? Or do we live in a kind of fog, only imagining we know what's "out there"?
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