The Matrix Is Real – We Are Living In A Computer Simulation

Elon Musk thinks it’s almost certain that we’re living in some version of The Matrix. In fact, he believes that there’s a “one in billions chance” that reality as we know it is not a computer simulation.

No, really. You read that right.

“The strongest argument for us probably being in a simulation I think is the following,” Musk said. “40 years ago we had Pong. Two rectangles and a dot. That’s where we were.”


“Now 40 years later we have photorealistic, 3D simulations with millions of people playing simultaneously and it’s getting better every year. And soon we’ll have virtual reality, we’ll have augmented reality.”

“If you assume any rate of improvement at all, then the games will become indistinguishable from reality, just indistinguishable.”

Look, it sounds crazy. I know. But Musk, who has revolutionized the electric car industry and has ambitious plans to send us to Mars, is no dummy–he’s the face of today’s most technological innovations, and has made billions along the way. I wouldn’t dismiss his idea as crazy or delusional just yet.

I STRONGLY suggest you watch this amazing video below if you want to delve into this super fascinating simulation theory:

 

Even analysts at Bank of America also issued a report to its clients claiming that there’s a 50% chance we’re living in The Matrix:

“It is conceivable that with advancements in artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and computing power, members of future civilizations could have decided to run a simulation of their ancestors,” the report stated.

So What Would Living In A Simulation Mean For Us?

While Musk’s perspective is fairly ominous, it does offer an alternative perspective on some of life’s most profound questions. These are questions that are the basis of most religions, and can challenge the premise of our modern day religious conventions and spirituality. What happens after we die and who is our creator?

It’s unclear what we could actually do with this revelation if it was, in fact, true. There are reports of at least two tech billionaires convinced we’re living in a simulation and are funding scientists to help break us out of it. Although I’m not sure what that really means for us.

But one thing is for certain–despite the sci-fi nature of Musk’s theory, it’s worth considering as a possibility After all, humans have been wrong about the nature of reality before. Remember when we thought the world was flat?

Updated version of the previous Article.

Sources: Inc.com

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  1. Musk is delusional the world is what it is. Now for A.I. We need to be careful, we create A.I. And it gets smarter then it takes over why would it need humans around it can reproduce itself and existing on its own the human race becomes obsolete. Look back on a movie rarely shown called logans run this is more what i think our future may hold, even the hunger games where the government knows everything and controls us which it now does. Hell people wake up we the human race are our own worst enemy, we are becoming so freaking lazy we let robots do the work that we did 50 years ago. Where will it end ill tell you, robots take our jobs, we are unemployed, the government takes over completely, and if you are of no use to the big picture you will be eradicated. Simple as that, and no fuxxing wall will protect you from this. We are building a robotic world where we humans are not of any use. Wake your ass up people, places like amazon, wal mart, auto manufacturers are all going robotic so where will this leave you????? Out of wrk and of no use to big brother. Remember the movie logans run and the hunger games, if we keep going we will live in that world. I promise all of you if you dont wake up and stand up for yourself then be prepaired for your eventual demise. If you dont believe me judt keep going to self serve check outs at wally world and other places every time you do you put people out of work! Amazon has a building that should have 100s working in it but its controlled by fewer than 20 the rest is all robotic, think about that as you buy from them. Just keep it up and dont take my words seriously and see what happens. I doubt anyone will read this but if you do take note. That is if it gets published.

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