Skip to content

An interesting TED talk looks at the resilience of and threats to consciousness

July 20, 2011

Simon Lewis is the author of "Rise and Shine", a memoir about his remarkable recovery from a car accident and coma. In a talk given at the INK conference he describes how after a catastrophic car accident that left him in a coma, he found ways to recover — physically and mentally — beyond all expectations. His talk offers some interesting ideas about the development of consciousness and sets out to challenge listeners to take threats to consciousness seriously.

To see a video of the talk click here.


From → Uncategorized

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: