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Max Tegmark, Cosmologist And Professor Of Physics at MIT: ”We Are Merely “Self-Aware Parts Of A Giant Mathematical Object.””

Max Tegmark has a theory about reality. According to Max, who is a cosmologist and professor of physics at MIT, all that exists, all this familiar stuff—that ergonomic chair you are sitting on, your body and your brain, even the space surrounding you— is math and we are merely “self-aware parts of a giant mathematical object.””

Read an interview with him at Motherboard: http://motherboard.vice.com/blog/the-mathematical-reality-of-reality-an-interview-with-cosmologist-max-tegmark