What if you, me and every person and thing in the cosmos were actually characters in some giant computer game and we would not necessarily know it?
The idea that the universe is a simulation sounds more like the plot of “The Matrix,” but it is also a legitimate scientific hypothesis.
Several brilliant minds like Neil DeGrasse Tison, Nick Bostrum, James Gates, Elon Musk and others, started to contemplate this as a true hypothesis, one that could even explain the quirkinesses of quantum physics.
In this extremely interesting video, you could get a detailed, yet easily accessible information on what is this based, and its fundamentals.
If you are somewhat interested in this topic, this is a video not to miss