Are chicken conscious?
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This market resolves once neuroscience is solved, and it seems we're going to have as good an answer as we're ever going to get.

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I don't think we have a good enough definition of the word "conscious" for this market to ever resolve. We will eventually map and simulate a chicken brain and go back to arguing semantics on this one.

Why must neuroscience be solved first? Chickens are aware of themselves and the world around them. They are surprisingly smart.

If you truly care, please read:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5306232/