Not really, do you mean Everett's many worlds? In that framework reality branches each time a quantum state is measured into parallel universes....
Foosnark: I suspect God is playing Cards Against Humanity with the Universe.
I never really understood ____________ until I found ____________
You can choose a ready guide in some celestial voice
If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice
You can choose from phantom fears and kindness that can kill
I will choose a path that's clear
I will choose freewill
[T]he soul acts according to fixed laws; and is, as it were, a spiritual automaton (automatum spirituale).--Spinoza / On the Improvement of the Understanding.
a certain amount of computation must be performed to calculate the system's state at a certain point[....] for some systems (of which the Universe appears to be a good example) there is no way to predict what U(t+1000) will look like without performing the calculation for all its intermediate states U(t+1)..U(t+2)... etc.
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