2012/12/13 meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net>

>  On 12/13/2012 10:46 AM, John Clark wrote:
>
> On Wed, Dec 12, 2012  meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net> wrote:
>
>  > Copenhagen said the choice is made by the experimenter and apparently
>> Deutsch agrees with this because he thinks it's significant that his AI is
>> conscious
>
>
> No Deutsch does not agree with this, I know because I've talked to him
> about it. In the many worlds interpretation neither choice nor
> consciousness nor mind in general have anything to do with the way the laws
> of physics work, however in order to devise a experiment that attempts to
> prove that Many Worlds makes better predictions than other interpretations
> where mind is important it is obviously necessary to incorporate mind into
> the experiment.
>
>
> Which agrees with my point that the experiment is only designed to test
> the Wigner theory that consciousness collapses the wave-function.
> Rejecting Wigner's interpretation (which he dropped later anyway) is not
> the same as proving MWI.
>
> Brent
>

Isn't that prove wrong any collapse explanations ?

Quentin

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