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The FQXi podcast brings you the latest ideas in foundational physics and cosmology—and includes interviews with our members and other leading scientists. It's hosted by Zeeya Merali and Brendan Foster. You can contact us at podcast@fqxi.org, and follow us on twitter: @FQXi. The podcast is produced by Zeeya, and music is provided by Baltimore-based Diefenbaker.
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March 30, 2020

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Measuring Free Will -- Ian Durham
To what degree are our choices really free, rather than determined? And how much control do we have over them? Quantum physicist Ian Durham presents a new mathematical model for free will. From the 6th FQXi Meeting, in Tuscany.
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If we correlate with the consciousness, can we consider that all is conscious at all scales,for me the consciousness is a result biological of evolution,so the particles and moleculs have not the freewill because they aren t conscious.That is why this evolution is essential to take into account.

but of course it is just my opinion,it is an assumption,several thinkers fractalise this conscious and tell that all is conscious,I just see differently considering it like correlated with the...


Hi Ian Durham,

Maybe still for the rankings and the links with this quantum conputing and qubits,freewill,determinism, we can consider these spherical volumes and spheres,and the oscillations,volumes,surfaces,motions,rotations,encodings,sortings,superimposings,synchronisations,the densities,....the geometrical algebras helping and even the Ricci flow more of course the education too,the genetic,the Environments,the psychology,this and that,the consciousness,the determinism,the...


Dear Dr. Merali, I do not know how important this fact might be, but no physicist has ever developed an accurate test for determining the actual amount of invisible free will that could lurk in any real person’s brain and exactly where in the real person’s brain that invisible dollop of free will occupied. Indeed, the only true fact every credentialed physicist has ever proven was that the real planet Earth had a real VISIBLE surface for MILLIONS of real years before Ian Durham ever appeared...

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