In 2003, Philosophical Quarterly published a paper by philosopher Nick Bostrom titled "Are You Living In a Computer Simulation?" In the introduction, Bostrom argues that one (or more) of the following propositions must be true:
(1) the human species is very likely to go extinct before reaching a “posthuman” stage
(2) any posthuman civilization is extremely unlikely to run a significant number of simulations of their evolutionary history (or variations thereof)
(3) we are almost certainly living...
Every harvest from September to November 11, Vienna's vineyards open to the public. Visitors can walk a wine trial and sample the capital's finest vintages. Josephine Forster joined the quaffing.
When explorer and deep-sea photographer Laurent Ballesta first met with Blancpain CEO Marc Hayek in 2012, he had no idea he was recruiting more than just a sponsor; he was interviewing a would-be team member. Hayek is an avid diver (Blancpain invented the first modern dive watch in 1953) and after signing up to underwrite