Re: Evidence that the universe is simulated

From: Matt Mahoney (
Date: Wed Jan 23 2008 - 13:58:59 MST

--- wrote:

> If the universe is simulated, then it would be easier to simulated 1
> intelligent species, and then populate that specie's night skies, with
> images of
> distant stars, then it would be to simulate those stars also and have more
> than
> one living world in such a simulation. Less computing cycles.

AIXI/Occam's Razor favors the simplest algorithm, not the fastest program.
There is an inverse relation, as outlined in the table in

-- Matt Mahoney,

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