Planet Soul

Simulation Theory Should Be a Religion

As ‘scientific’ as our beliefs about reality may seem, they’re still beliefs

Ed Elson
Human Parts
Published in
5 min readMay 22, 2020
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Here’s a belief I hold: What we consider reality is, most likely, a sensory rendering of a fractional slice of true reality, which is probably some computational network entity much like a laptop’s CPU or the neural network of…