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The world we percieve is a simulation.

Furyan5
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4/25/2017 12:20:20 AM
Posted: 3 years ago
Please note, I'm not saying reality is a simulation. I'm referring to our subjective perception of reality. Qualia. I believe the reality we perceive is actually a simulation of reality created by our brain. Your thoughts!
Furyan5
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4/25/2017 10:38:18 AM
Posted: 3 years ago
At 4/25/2017 12:45:47 AM, TwoMan wrote:
I would say it is more like a translation than simulation.

Well yes, it's a translation of electrical impulses but the end result is a representation of reality.
https://www.vocabulary.com...
Unless you don't believe reality actually exists. But that's not what this forum is about.
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5/3/2017 1:55:26 PM
Posted: 3 years ago
At 4/25/2017 12:20:20 AM, Furyan5 wrote:
Please note, I'm not saying reality is a simulation. I'm referring to our subjective perception of reality. Qualia. I believe the reality we perceive is actually a simulation of reality created by our brain. Your thoughts!

This would seem to be a thorough exploration of the topic, in scientific terms.

http://brianwhitworth.com...
Believing in "objective reality" is just like believing in heaven.
Please adhere to obvious epistemological limits.
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