Who will we Be?
Episode 6 | Emergence: What Ants can Teach Us
Dr. David Eagleman visits the Houston Zoo to see how a colony of ants, working together, can give rise to something much greater than the sum of its parts. And so it may be with the brain.
In theory, there is no limit to the number of new senses we may create in the future.
Our future lies in our own hands.
One team’s effort to give people a second chance at life.
The team building a three dimensional map of the brain’s connections.
Swapping out cells for circuits, it may be possible for the mind to exist digitally.
A humanoid robot that can learn from the world.
Dr. David Eagleman demonstrates the Chinese Room thought experiment.
Imagine life inside a computer, in a simulated world. Could we be there already?