Sep 7, 2022

David Chalmers on Reality+: Virtual Worlds and the Problems of Philosophy

Posted by in categories: ethics, neuroscience, virtual reality

David Chalmers, Professor of Philosophy and Neural Science at NYU, joins us to discuss his newest book Reality+: Virtual Worlds and the Problems of Philosophy.

Topics discussed in this episode include:

-Virtual reality as genuine reality.
–Why VR is compatible with the good life.
–Why we can never know whether we’re in a simulation.
–Consciousness in virtual realities.
–The ethics of simulated beings.

You can find the page for the podcast here: https://futureoflife.org/2022/01/26/david-chalmers-on-realit…hilosophy/

Listen to the audio version of this episode here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/david-chalmers-on-real…0549092329

Check out David’s book and website here: http://consc.net/

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