"I think we may now be glimpsing the shape of just such a science. It will be a science that will take many cues from an emerging vision of the brain as a multi-layer probabilistic prediction machine. In these posts, I want to run over some of the core territory that makes this vision such a good fit – or so I claim – with the agenda of embodied cognitive science, take a look at some far horizons concerning conscious experience, and review some potential trouble-spots..."
Find out more about Prof Andy Clark's views and ideas present in his new book "Surfing Uncertainty: Prediction, Action, and the Embodied Mind". This week he is guest-blogging about it on Brains Blog, the leading forum for work in the philosophy and science of mind.