According to the new study, there’s a 50-50 chance we’re living in a simulation…

According to the new study, there’s a 50-50 chance we’re living in a simulation. And the probability will increase as we develop technology enabling the creation of a simulation containing conscious beings.

“The day we invent that technology, it flips the odds from a little bit better than 50–50 that we are real to almost certainly we are not real, according to these calculations,” Kipping told Scientific American. It’d be a very strange celebration of our genius that day.”

If the strange matter hypothesis is correct, it is speculated that a strangelet…

If the strange matter hypothesis is correct, it is speculated that a strangelet coming into contact with an ordinary lump of matter could convert the ordinary matter to strange matter. In a disaster scenario, all the nuclei of all the atoms of Earth are converted, and Earth is reduced to a hot, large lump of strange matter.