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...allowing us to scientifically tackle murky topics such as self awareness,
originally posted by: benrl
originally posted by: Chronon
simulated universe makes the most sense to me, but is also the most terrifying.
I had a terrifying thought while watching cosmos.
The seemingly random jumps an electron makes when returning to higher or lower orbits, where proof of Pixelization caused by simulation theory.
That pixilation is created by the background effect.
When we think of nothing existance inside our theoretically empty vacume sealed box. There isn't truely nothing in it.
The background is what fills up the *space* and beyond all objects even the box itself is the *background* pixilation.
How best to describe this. All things in existance came from that *background* we preserve as nothing.
But matter has always existed in the universe. The cause of matter being crushed. Say molecules are pulled apart. And each atom broken into fragments, Each fragment is a sub-atomic particle that has its own code such as the law of atoms govern how many electrons- protons and orbiting particles make up an atom into a very specific element or combined elements from nearby atoms with bonding electrons and protons.
The forces that hold an atom and these sub atomic pecies together are vast and often seem fused together but they are not everything is *vibrating* But is actually just orbiting and spinning in weird geometric paterns at intervals faster than our eyes can see.
Now the forces able to pull these apart likewise condense the oncoming energy released from the shatter atoms and fuse them into clumps that do not carry electrons or protons. And like radiation has a decay rate, but the decay rate is much longer, So the rate at which matter is destroyed and compressed to the rate of matter that exists will always be equal. Because there will always be particles that have lingered long enough to decay and expell the condensed energy. So Galaxies will recreate themselves. The background *energy* or other state of matter can only be created with the fusing of particles into a *mashed* unresponsive particle.
The basic idea is that there is no such there as nothing, as nothing is a classical term and philosophy used to define non-observable space.
Besdies this background energy/matter there are also electrons and other sub-atomic particles flying around from distant stars and from chemical/elemental reactions in space.
As in the smallest of matter simply traversing over a seam in the fabric of reality, pixelation at the very smallest level.
originally posted by: rival
Sorry, but a descriptive theory of consciousness doesn't even begin to get
its toe wet in the murky depths of the HUGE enigma that is our unique,
originally posted by: andy06shake
I have always been fascinated by consciousness, what is it, and how did we attain such a state of mind?
Hence our words and ideas are neither here nor there. In the grand scheme of things nothing more than a ripple in the pond.
I do like the notion of individuality as a concept considering everything seems to be linked or interconnected.