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Liam Hackett

Could you be having a hallucination right now?

Dr David Schwartzman and Dr Keisuke Suzuki explore our notion of reality and how our brains could be guessing what's going on around us.

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From distant galaxies to the mysteries of DNA - Sussex scientists explain how working with 'citizen scientists' can benefit everyone

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Lady Hollick OBE, Sussex alumna and life-long campaigner for human rights and diversity, awarded an honorary degree.

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Can AI ever match human intelligence?

Sussex Professor Maggie Boden thinks it's "sheer fantasy" that artificial intelligence could ever match the human mind...

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Our research

Reality check

14 February 2018

For the Brighton Science Festival this month, Dr David Schwartzman and Dr Keisuke Suzuki are showcasing their research on visual hallucinations.

It is "sheer fantasy" to think AI will ever match an intelligent human

15 January 2018

Professor Maggie Boden, one of the most eminent experts in artificial intelligence, reflects on her 50 years of puzzling the mind-brain problem.

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Our people

“We look at other youth brands – and then we innovate”

16 January 2018

Liam Hackett, head of anti-bullying charity Ditch the Label and a Sussex alumnus, reveals the personal challenges that drive him.

Be persistent, be focused, but start with your own community, says Lady Hollick

16 January 2018

Lady Hollick OBE, Sussex alumna and campaigner for human rights, is receiving an honorary doctorate at the University’s Winter Graduation (2018).

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Our University

The power of citizen science

16 January 2018

Sussex academics describe how collaborating with research volunteers can benefit everyone.

31 of Sussex's past honorary graduates you might have heard of ...

12 January 2018

The University of Sussex's Winter Graduation ceremonies take place next week and the University will be awarding two new honorary degrees.

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