REALITY ON A HARD DRIVE?
Astonishing advances in video game technology has brought us visual extravaganzas like Halo 3. The world of Halo 3 has been fleshed out with arguably the most realistic images a co
mputer can generate. The finished product seems like live action video at times due to the mind bending attention to detail. The video game is barely 30 years old with most of the biggest leaps forward taking place in the last decade. With computer processing and software development advancing exponentially, what will the computer simulations of 10, 20 or even 100 years from now be like? This question has been addressed by Nick Bostrom Director; Future of Humanity at Oxford University. The Humanist and Philosopher poses this big question. Are we all living on a giant Hard Drive?