Tag: self-awareness

I model therefore I am.

Mental modelling explains everything your do within your mind, using an incredibly restricted set of mental assets. Three, in fact. Even more incredibly, those three components are just the conceptual expression of an even simpler underlying two-piece toolkit, namely nodes, and the connections between them. That's a good thing, because in the real world, that's ...

Santa Drinks Fanta!

Santa Drinks Fanta - Teach The Controversy! A while back, someone asked me why 'Santa' as an imaginary friend was OK, but the various religious invisible super-friends weren't. Obviously, it's bound up with how human children learn to differentiate virtual models from real models, so in mental modelling terms, you'd expect kids (especially those with ...