December 17, 2011

Reflections on Bodies, Minds and Human Enhancement

Andy Clark - Natural-born Cyborgs? Reflections on Bodies, Minds and Human Enhancement from Center for Values in Sci & Tech on Vimeo.

A professor of logic and metaphysics at Edinburgh University, Clark is the author of “Being There: Putting Brain, Body and World Together Again” and “Natural-Born Cyborgs: Minds, Technologies and the Future of Human Intelligence.” His research interests include robotics and artificial life, the cognitive role of human-built structures, specialization and interactive dynamics in neural systems, and the interplay between language, thought, socio-technological scaffolding and action. He is currently working on predictive coding models of neural function.

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