The UK government’s use of psychology has suddenly become controversial.
Molecular biologic techniques have been employed to analyze happiness and the results distinguish between two forms of happiness at the molecular level.
Modern life can feel defined by low-level anxiety swirling through society.
Fear can be adaptive. Fear can be useful. Fear can be good.
Computers will soon be able to simulate the functioning of a human brain. In a near future, artificial superintelligence will become vastly more intellectually capable and versatile than humans. But could machines ever truly experience the whole range of human feelings and emotions, or are there technical limitations ?