What does it mean to be human? Does it describe our biology, our conscious intelligence, our ethics or our morality? Or is it something else entirely? This Saturday, as part of the inaugural World Science Festival
in New York, a distinguished panel of scientists and scholars will debate the issue. Nobel Prize-winning biologist Paul Nurse
and neuroethicist Patricia Churchland
are participating in a sold-out event
as part of the festival; they offer their views.
What do you think it means to be human? Comment below!