Are We All Really Just Disembodied Brains Floating in Empty Space?
you yourself reading this article are more likely to be some momentary fluctuation in a field of matter and energy out in space than a person with a real past born through billions of years of evolution in an orderly star-spangled cosmos. Your memories and the world you think you see around you are illusions.
As far as I can tell, this theory makes no testable predictions and therefore cannot be proven or disproven. So, as with free will and determinism, one option clearly leads to a happier life and a more general acceptance in society as a sane and responsible person, but in the end, IMO, you can choose whichever you prefer and proceed as if that were true.
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