Sackler Centre for Consciousness Science

Media

The Sackler Centre for Consciousness Science and its research has been widely covered in the media, reflecting a strong public interest in consciousness science

2017

 

Pete Lush's project at the Sackler Centre features in a New Scientist article  (Mar. 23)

Professors Anil Seth and Alan Winfield question how human we want our robots to be in the Guardian (Feb 2)

Anil Seth  In conversation with Kevin Fong about public engagement & science (Wellcome Trust Jan. 12)

2016

 

Anil Seth's feature essay in Aeon selected as a 2016 editor's pick: The real problem (Nov.2)

Review of States of Mind: Tracing the Edges of Consciousness at Wellcome Collection, London, to which the Sackler Centre contributed.

BBC Radio 4  The King of Dreams: featured in show on lucid dreaming (Sep.)

Anil Seth is lead scientist in The Guardian's  podcast on consciousness (‘the big unknowns’) (Aug.)

Anil Seth interviewed about AI on BBC 2's Newsnight. (Mar. 3)

Anil Seth talks about AI and definitions of consciousness for BBC Radio 4's The Infinite Monkey Cage. (Jan. 18)

Featured in New Scientist review of Wellcome States of Mind (culture lab)  (Mar 3)

Anil Seth interviewed about AI on BBC Two's Newsnight (Mar 03)                             

Viva Brighton (Mar 01) States of Mind: interview about consciousness (p.49)

BBC Radio 2   DriveTime with Simon Mayo, live discussion about optical illusions (Feb 25)

BBC Radio 4  The Infinite Monkey Cage, on AI, guests Jo Brand, Alan Winfield, and Anil Seth (Jan 18)

2015

 

Dr Charlotte Rae writes about a potential cause for hallucinations in the The Conversation

Anil Seth features on BBC Radio 4's The Life ScientificEpisode recorded in front of a live audience at the Hay Festival 2015 (June 16 )

After his Hay Festival talk, Anil Seth speaks to the Telegraph about why people see differently (May 26)

Anil Seth and Clive Gifford at the Hay Festival: Eye Benders: the Science of Seeing and Believing (May 24)

Anil Seth speaking at the American Natural History Museum at a Sackler Foundation event (April 23)

Sackler Centre's substitutional reality kit featured on BBC Radio 4's Inside Science  (March 27)

Anil Seth speaking at The Courtauld Institute of Art as part of Sackler Centre series of seminars (Feb 4)

Anil Seth's review of in (Jan 21)