Could it be that we are humans and our universe is a bank with beetles, and outside the bank there are foreigners who keep us here?

Could it be that we are humans and our universe is a bank with beetles, and outside the bank there are foreigners who keep us here?

Mental Models: Metaphysics of Relationships w/ Peter Wang. September 18th, 2020

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Answer 1
July, 2021

There is an idea that our visible universe is a small particle, and there are several more around this particle, and together we are an atom of another substance in another world

Answer 2
July, 2021

There are two possibilities: either we are alone in the universe, or we are not.

Both are equally frightening.

Arthur Clarke

An illustrative example, by the way, can be found in our history. For example, the Pioneer record, which was sent along with the Pioneer-10 and Pioneer-11 probes to other civilizations. Many scientists on Earth have failed to decode it back.

1200 " note that since the galaxy is infinite and the likelihood of the appearance of this or that form of life is. And it is very difficult to say what it can be. Since the options are endless. Therefore, the topic of the search for extraterrestrial intelligence can be a field for huge discussions and speculations.

And speaking of your question, there is the so-called "Zoo Hypothesis". And a bunch of other hypotheses

And all equally likely to be correct. And this is all due to the fact that the universe has no end

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