Nick Bostrom

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DOD Military Simulation Creates A Sentient World

Science, Strange News

What if, in the distant future, our government, or another government, or another species from outer space, creates a simulation that completely recreates physical reality? Would the sentient beings inside the simulation know that they were part of a simulated environment, or would they claim such a notion is ridiculous? The Department of Defense has […]

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Life in the Matrix: New Evidence Supports the Simulation Theory

Science, Unexplained

By Jake Anderson Nick Bostrom has become somewhat of a cult celebrity in fringe circles for his authorship of the Simulation Theory. This theory supposes that because of the overwhelming likelihood of technological singularities occurring in the universe, it is quite likely that advanced civilizations–either us in the future, or aliens in a distant galaxy–have […]

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6 Reasons Aliens Don’t Need Spaceships

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When we think of aliens, we think of spaceships. In fact, it’s hard to even conjure alien images outside the context of their monumental starships soaring through the solar system, or their flying saucers hovering above the White House lawn. But it just may be that aliens have no need for one of the most […]

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The Universe Is A Simulation, say German Physicists

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The Ghost Diaries focuses on the unexplained – paranormal happenings that fall outside our standard categories for what constitutes reality. Usually this entails an analysis of a ghost sighting, a UFO, or a juicy conspiracy theory. But sometimes we come across something so bizarre, so utterly mind-boggling, that although it doesn’t meet our usual definition […]