Tag Archives: Human Connectome Project

The Forest of Neurons

(This posting was not part of the recent talk  ‘What I Know and Why I Know It’ but it serves as an extended introduction to part 3 of 3 of that talk, not yet uploaded.) Two major traditional concepts in the philosophy … Continue reading

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Could Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

This is the first part of the talk ‘Could Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?’ about machine consciousness. The complete talk will eventually be available here. 1.Science Fiction The title of this talk is obviously derived from the famous Philip K. Dick … Continue reading

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Free Energy: Criticisms and Conjectures

This posting forms part of the talk ‘Intelligence and the Brain’. Here, I look at some criticisms of Karl Friston’s ‘Variational Free Energy’ theory and add some observations. 26. But Is It True? Argument: Friston’s ‘Variational Free Energy’ theory has … Continue reading

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