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Thought experiment on continuous consciousness within many worlds universe interpretation
In TV mini series Devs ↗ a claim within the many world hypothesis is posed: If one’s survival depends on a quantum fluctuation, then their consciousness lives on in the world where it did not end. In my opinion, this leads to one of the more thought provoking scenes of the show.
Content warning: The following thoughts discuss death and suicide and will be disturbing to some readers. Carefully consider whether reading further is worth the risk.