Science

Consciousness an Electromagnetic Field?

Posted 16 May 2002 at 18:47 UTC by steve Share This

The latest issue of the Journal of Consciousness Studies includes a paper by Johnjoe McFadden proposing the theory that the brain's electromagnetic field is consciousness itself. The theory is suprising and unproven but would explain a number of previously intractable problems of consciousness. McFadden's article is entitled, Synchronous firing and its influence on the brain's electromagnetic field: evidence for an electromagnetic field theory of consciousness, read it and decide for yourself. UniSci has a brief summary of the news. It's worth noting that McFadden is also the man who brought you Quantum Evolution.

See more of the latest robot news!

Recent blogs

23 Jul 2016 mwaibel (Master)
9 Jul 2016 evilrobots (Observer)
8 Jul 2016 steve (Master)
7 Jul 2016 AI4U (Observer)
27 Jun 2016 Petar.Kormushev (Master)
24 May 2016 shimniok (Journeyer)
2 May 2016 motters (Master)
6 Nov 2015 wedesoft (Master)
20 Oct 2015 Flanneltron (Journeyer)
10 Sep 2015 svo (Master)
X
Share this page