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IEET Readers Lean Toward Possibly Purposeful Universe
May 8, 2015  

We asked “Does the universe have a purpose?” and of the 120 of you that answered only a quarter said unequivocally “yes.” A third were unequivocally in the “No” purpose camp. But a third held out for purpose being possible, either as a result of our being in a simulation or as something we begin to understand as we become superintelligent.

Does the universe have a purpose?

Does the universe have a purpose?

Our new poll is “Does moral action depend on reasoning?”

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