Alok Jha: Consciousness: The Hard Problem? – Discussion

Will consciousness ever be explained by neuroscientists?

What is the latest philosophical and scientific thinking in explaining how the wet stuff in our heads creates the world we experience?

An expert panel consisting of Dr Anil Seth, Professor Barry Smith and Professor Chris Frith discuss these questions and more.

Watch the discussion in Part Two.

This event was held at the Royal Institution on Wednesday 7 March 2012 and forms part of a series curated for the Ri by Alok Jha.

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