Are you good at logic puzzles? You'd better hope so. Scientists believe that the ability to solve certain logic puzzles is proof of self awareness—that is, it separates man from machine. However, a 2015 experiment showed that the line between the two may be blurrier than we thought.
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In July 2015, a humanoid robot in New York solved a classic puzzle that demonstrates self-awareness. 01:10
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Some scientists argue that robots can never have phenomenological consciousness, defined as the firsthand experience of conscious thought. 10:12
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