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Our universe might just be big giant [game] simulation

Our universe might just be big giant [game] simulation Our universe might just be big giant [game] simulation
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[Person in the public]

So there is a philosophical concept that a sufficiently advanced civilization will be able to create a simulation (…) that’s [like] our existence, so the theory follows that maybe we're in the simulation. Have you thought about that?

[Elon Musk]

I think the strongest argument for us  probably being in a simulation is the following : That 40 years ago we have had pong [ed. a table tennis-themed arcade video game from 1972] : 2 rectangles and a dot.That is what games were. Now forty years later we have photorealistic 3D simulations with millions of people playing simultaneously, and it’s getting better every year; and soon we’ll have virtual reality and augmented reality if you assume any rate of improvement at all, then the games will become indistinct from reality.

Even at that rate announcement drops by 1,000 from what it is right now (...) It's clear that we are on the directory to have games that are indistinguishable from reality  (...) and that the odds that word base reality is one in billions.

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