“When we experience the warm hues of a sunrise, or hear the scream of an espresso machine, there is a felt quality to our mental lives. We are conscious.”

In AI-Artificial Intelligence, Brain Technology, Memory and Learning, Robots by Brainy Days Ahead

Could a robot ever feel the way we do when we see a beautiful sunset or play with our families at the beach? Can artificial intelligence, however “smart” it may be, have any similar form of self-awareness?