|Wednesday 16 August 2017|
|On the Consciousness of Cephalopods ||
|In our imagination the octopus is often depicted as a monster of the deep. They are strangers to us vertebrates. Professor Peter Godfrey-Smith argues that meeting these creatures is "probably the closest we will come to meeting an intelligent alien." How to conceptualise consciousness will be explored by the scuba-diving philosopher.
|Time: 6:00pm-7:00pm Aug 16 Cost: Free |
Venue: Nicholson Museum, Quadrangle A14, The University of Sydney
Submitted by: Sydney University Museums whatson.sydney.edu.au/events/published/o..
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