Category Archives: The Royal Society of Edinburgh

CogNovo~ The Neural Basis for Creativity. This week ‘The Captured Thought’ goes to Plymouth.

Mental Time Travel and the Moustachio Quartet Nicola Clayton, Clive Wilkins, 28/04/2016 3.30 PM, Link3 Mental time travel allows us to re-visit our memories and imagine future scenarios~ that’s why memories are not only about the past, they are also prospective. … Continue reading

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Quiz-A-Whiz!~ from The Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Hear The Captured Thought on the Royal Society of Edinburgh’s Quiz-a-Whizz, answering three questions submitted by sixth form students across the UK. Follow the links below~ stay tuned for more episodes from Nicky and Clive in future weeks. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vl1VKJE83yU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACCUftmZqAY

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The British Library Lecture~ Podcast.

Follow the link to the recording of the lecture at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ERV7906cO_Q

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THE ROYAL SOCIETY of EDINBURGH~ The Science of Beauty

Prof. Nicky Clayton passing the time of day with Sir David Attenborough during the conference. Above. Speakers dinner at The Royal Society of Edinburgh.  Below. Post dinner fun~ Susan Attenborough, Sir David, Nicky Clayton and Clive Wilkins relax after a … Continue reading

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The Captured Thought~ North American Tour to New York and Boston~ including Convergent Minds Conference.

The tour, in addition to attending and delivering a lecture to the Convergent Minds Conference in Boston, was an opportunity to catch up with friends and colleagues. We began in New York where we met Prof. Robert Lurtz, of NYU; … Continue reading

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States of Mind~ at the WELLCOME COLLECTION.

  Nicky Clayton and Clive Wilkins of The Captured Thought, along with Prof. Murray Shanahan, Imperial College, London [and scientific adviser to the film Ex Machina] have been experiencing the Mist Room in the ‘State of Mind’ exhibition at the Wellcome Collection. … Continue reading

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Workshop on Convergent Minds. BOSTON COLLOQUIUEM FOR PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE. Boston U.S.A.

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