The “Disruptive Technologist” Q&A with Caltech’s Virgil Griffith

Clay Farris Naff: You say you want to create a machine that feels. Yet, surely, some machines already possess awareness. (A thermostat is aware of the ambient temperature, for example.) What’s the difference between awareness... Read More

Mind & Self in the Transhumanist Age Q&A with UConn Philosophy Professor Susan Schneider

Clay Farris Naff: No one has yet produced a testable and accepted theory of consciousness. Yet, you and others seem confident that a working copy of the contents of a human brain could, in principle,... Read More