Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Mind Transfer? (part 2)
First of all, copying one's thoughts into some form of data seems impossible unless thoughts can be quantified. What is personality and intelligence? If we can answer this, perhaps it will someday be possible to move another step towards copying a person's consciousness. However, consciousness may not be separate from the physical realm, as it may involve the particular formation of a person's brain--the connected neural pathways it has formed. Consciousness may be entirely rooted in the physical design of a person's brain, and would therefore be incapable of existing without this structure.