Quantum Consciousness

4 09 2009

I find Penrose & Hameroff’s theories on consciousness extremely enticing.

In this three-part series, Stuart Hameroff, MD, author and consciousness theorist discusses time, classical and quantum theory, molecular biology, proto-consciousness as superposition, and whether or not we create that which we experience as “reality.” Hameroff is a professor of Anesthesiology and the Psychology Associate Director for the Center for Consciousness Studies, University of Arizona. His books include “Ultimate Computing” and the “Toward a Science of Consciousness” series.


Related post: More videos of Stuart Hameroff describing his work on quantum neurophysics with Roger Penrose.

More info:

NeuroQuantology.  An Interdiscipinary Journal of Neuroscience and Quantum Physics.   (Archives available online)

Wiki:  Quantum Mind

Online books:

Mind, Matter, and Quantum Mechanics & Mindful Universe by Henry Stapp

and

The Emperor’s New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics & The Large, the Small and the Human Mind by Roger Penrose.

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24 11 2013
Cem

theres one aspect you might have miessd in this so far which I think is very relevant, this is a conversation the brewer was broadcasting via twitter. (and Ive seen a few similar outburst of late as well via twitter)95% of the people (and that was a stat gleaned from a craft brewer who used twitter ) who drink that breweries beer do not use twitter full stop, let alone use it to glean information about or debate the finer points of craft brewing, regardless of what the cask report says, you walk into the average UK pub, 47% of the people present will not understand the term craft beer .so who is he talking to really

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