The Octopus: An Alien Among Us

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Fascinating article about the evolution of the brain and nervous system in invertebrates, including a discussion of the astonishingly intelligent octopus and whether or not it can be said to possess a subjective consiousness:

 
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Fascinating article about the evolution of the brain and nervous system in invertebrates, including a discussion of the astonishingly intelligent octopus and whether or not it can be said to possess a subjective consiousness:

The article also goes into quite a lot of detail asking just what subjective consciousness is regardless of the octopus.