Why We’re Not Living in a Computer Simulation

We humans have small brains hardwired for life on the African savannah and the primordial forests of Eurasia. This alone should tell us that we need to be very careful when attempting to think, and that any conclusions we draw that aren’t strongly supported by empirical evidence are likely to be hilariously wrong. If you’re skeptical about this statement I suggest you waste a few years studying philosophy, a…

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Allan Milne Lees

Allan Milne Lees

Anyone who enjoys my articles here on Medium may be interested in my books Why Democracy Failed and The Praying Ape, both available from Amazon.