Blog Rating

Selected Books by Edmund Blair Bolles

  • Galileo's Commandment: 2500 Years of Great Science Writing
  • The Ice Finders: How a Poet, a Professor, and a Politician Discovered the Ice Age
  • Einstein Defiant: Genius vs Genius in the Quantum Revolution

« Lucy's Voice | Main | A Talking Elephant »



Scientists will have a lot of sweat to completely unravel all the mysteries of man.

Michael Toussaint Stowers

Is it possible to unravel consciousness like this, I wonder? It seems at first thought to require a consciousness greater than that being explained. This strays into Kurzweill territory, seeming to treat every aspect of consciousness as being computable. The genetic data appear to be quite old, too.

Also, isn't there a critical problem here with Gödel, and possibly with Cantor?

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.


Post a comment

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Bookmark and Share

Your email address:

Powered by FeedBlitz

Visitor Data

Blog powered by Typepad