On 10 January 2014 22:27, Bruno Marchal <marc...@ulb.ac.be> wrote: > > I don't think that there can be a single or multiple processor computing > "the state of the universe". In fact there is no such universe. The > universe is an appearance emerging, from below the substitution level, on > all computations going through our current state. A single computation can > hardly do that a priori, although this is not excluded, but this would lead > to a newtonian-like type of reality. Everett confirms that such a > computation cannot be unique, which is the default stance in the comp > theory, although we cannot avoid at this stage some possible conspiracy by > numbers leading to a unique computable reality. > > Surely a single computer could run the UD, at least until it wore out?
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