Author Archives: James Cross

Artificial Consciousness?

This is a very brief post relating to possibility of artificial consciousness on a silicon substrate. I’ve been skeptical of this and remain so, but I know both McFadden and Pockett both believe that consciousness is identical with certain types … Continue reading

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EM Fields and Consciousness Research

I’ve added a new page on EM fields and consciousness that I hope to keep updated with the latest developments in this area. You can access the page through the navigation menu or here. I would particularly like to call … Continue reading

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EM Fields and Consciousness

If consciousness is in some way physical, what exactly composes it? The widely discussed theories today seem to fall into one of two categories: Consciousness is information processing in one form or another. (CIP) Consciousness is composed of or created … Continue reading

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