What is the relationship between mind and body? We have been on a long journey through the interactive play How Water Thinks to understand how the physical and chemical properties of water and a few impurities lead to organisms that think.

What is a thought experiment?


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Thought Experiment: Mind and Body

Read more in Confronting Complexity by Casti, Jones, and Pennock

Submit your literature here.

Are you playing the How Water Thinks game? Please submit a short piece of original literature in the following email form. The piece should capture the essence of the ideas of this blog in an artistic concept. An example would be Shakespeare’s take on the magical powers of water in Act 1, Scene 2 of the Tempest.

Full fathom five thy father lies.
Of his bones are coral made.
Those are pearls that were his eyes.
Nothing of him that doth fade,
But doth suffer a sea-change
Into something rich and strange.
Sea-nymphs hourly ring his knell

Please limit the length to 200 words. The best pieces will appear in this blog. The very best pieces will appear in the game itself.


The Turing Test

Mary’s room

Plato’s cave

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