Is the Universe a Simulation?

Is the Universe a Simulation?

One of the sick enjoyments of a philosophical argument is the ability to justify an absurd conclusion by a few, seemingly plausible premises. Unfortunately, this is also why philosophy majors tend to make good lawyers. A recent philosophical trend to take the academia by storm is the idea that the universe is likely a simulation. […]

The Universe Is Just a Computer Simulation?

The Universe Is Just a Computer Simulation?

The universe is just a computer simulation according to some mathematical understanding. Mathematics is unlike any other kind of knowledge on planet Earth and the truths it holds are necessary, timeless and objective and so because of this, it is believed that mathematical objects could exist in their own realm. Do they actually reside someplace, […]