Anil Seth, professor of Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience at the University of Sussex, discusses his new theory about how we experience the world and the self. He talks about the "real problem" of consciousness, measuring consciousness, and the brain as a Predictive Perception Machine. 

Seth will speak more in-depth about these issues during a live event with New Scientist on Thursday, Sep. 9 at 1 p.m. ET. Book your tickets using the promo code CTT0909 to receive a 10% discount.

Seth's book, Being You: A New Science of Consciousness, is available for purchase in the UK and available for pre-purchase in the US.