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What is the Integrated Information Theory of consciousness?Read more "Integrated Information Theory, Part I: Overview"
Can two people share the same consciousness, and if so, how?Read more "An Effective Turing Test?"
How can a system of logic accommodate contradiction? Is the brain governed by this kind of system?Read more "Logical Explosion"
If reincarnation is real, does causality occur both forwards and backwards?Read more "Timeless Ethics"
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Where do numbers come from?Read more "Naturalizing Mathematics"
5,000 words Sign up for the Blank Horizons mailing list here. Header image taken from here. Editor’s Note Since interning at the Qualia Research Institute (QRI) last summer, my thinking on consciousness has been influenced strongly by its “memeplex,” the set of ideas and theories that define QRI as a research institute. I wouldn’t have […]Read more "The Philosophy and Neuroscience of Consciousness, Part III: Formless Consciousness and Zero Information"