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Greg Utas wrote:
If the Simulation Hypothesis turns out to be correct, maybe we'll get to tinker with it!

That depends; are we running as an ordinary user, or as "root"? Smile | :)

I find the Simulation Hypothesis to be unconvincing. By the same token, we could be part of a Multiverse (see the Many Worlds interpretation of Quantum Mechanics). There is no way to tell the difference between these two scenarios. In either case, the only Universe that we can experience is the one we inhabit; by definition, all others, even if they exist, cannot interact with ours even in principle, therefore we may as well treat them as non-existent.

If another Universe can interact with ours, all it means is that the Universe is larger than we expected, and has a non-trivial topology. This would require a major rewrite of Physics, but would not change the basic idea that there is only one Universe.
Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four. If that is granted, all else follows.
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