Scientists now accept that the neocortex is not the seat of consciousness. Will this new acceptance lead us to a new understanding of the nature of the human being? Or will this lead to greater materialism in our sciences? The clue lies in the worldview the audience subscribes to.
Which science do you believe in: the one that says we have discovered all that we can know about physical reality, or the other that says we can never really understand the deep nature of reality? Is there a middle ground?