Hi Saibal, Le Samedi 3 Décembre 2005 02:15, Saibal Mitra a écrit : > Correction, I seem to have misunderstood Statis' set up. If you really > create a new world and then create and kill the person there then the > probability of survival is 1. This is different from quantum mechanical > branch splitting. > > To see this, consider first what would have happened had the person not > been killed. Then his measure would have doubled. But because he is killed > in one of the two copies of Earth, his measure stays the same. In a quantum > suicide experiment his measure would be reduced by a factor two.
His measure would be reduced by a factor two relative to what ? Do you mean there exists an absolute measure ? Quentin