Thomas Hills argues that we will accord human-style rights to robots because we will come to empathize with them.
Unfortunately, Pinker’s overweening faith in science as a reliable path to the truth has its own problems.
What is the nature, and extent, of animal intelligence?
If I think about a particular thing — my cat Tabby, for example — my actual cat Tabby isn’t in my brain.
One myth is that the family somehow edited videos of Terri to make it appear falsely that she was conscious.