Post Scarcity Civilizations: Reality & Simulation

Post Scarcity Civilizations: Reality & Simulation

Albert Einstein once said: “Reality is merely an illusion – albeit a very persistent one.” One of the topics we discuss a lot on this channel is simulation, be it virtual or augmented reality, uploading human minds to computers, or simulating whole worlds. Indeed in terms of the Fermi Paradox we often kick around the […]

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Post Scarcity Civilizations

Post Scarcity Civilizations

Before we get into today’s topic, Post-Scarcity Civilizations and Economies, I just wanted to take a moment to note that we hit 10,000 subscribers a few days before this video came out. That’s a bit of a benchmark moment, at the beginning of August there were only 6000, and one of subscribers bet that we […]

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Post Scarcity Civilizations & Privacy

Post Scarcity Civilizations & Privacy

In the future we’ll be so automated that machines will be able to take care of your every want or need, and will be constantly monitoring you to make sure you have anything you could want, except of course some privacy. So today we are beginning our extended look at post-scarcity civilizations. This is going […]

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