Conscious(ness) Realist

Publication Reviews and Commentaries
by Larissa Albantakis

  • Book Review

  • QM

Helgoland

Summary Carlo Rovelli takes us along on his life’s journey trying to come to conclusions about the nature of reality, the physical world, and the mind. The book starts with... Read more »

Being You - Part II

Commentary (continued) This is part II of my review of “Being you” by Anil Seth. The first part is here. II: Content Our perception is generated by the brain. This... Read more »

Being You - Part I

Summary In four separate sections (“Level”, “Content”, “Self”, and “Others”) Anil Seth explores what it means to be: to be conscious, to be a model of the world, to be... Read more »
  • Commentary

  • X

Why consciousness is not like life

Intuitively, it seems obvious what is alive and what is not and yet, defining “life” scientifically has proven quite a challenge. Nevertheless, ever since Schrödinger’s famous book “What is life?”,... Read more »