By John Patrick Lowrie
What may occur if Odysseus met Captain Ahab within the 40th Century? in basic terms Captain Ahab is a gorgeous girl named metal who owns her personal starship and Odysseus is an unemployed actor named Mohandas who’s caught at the bottom of a backwater moon simply because he won't pay his taxes. Oh, and everybody—well, virtually everybody—lives without end, did I point out that? And there’s a telepathic web that permits the total inhabitants of the galaxy to speak at will or even event the area from one other person's point of view. Dancing with Eternity is a sprawling galactic odyssey that takes metal, Mo and the staff of the starship Lightdancer on a tremendous voyage of experience, self-discovery, and revelation. … they usually get to visit loads of relatively cool planets, too.
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You see all the wires going to Harry’s brain? They connect him up with a powerful computer. The computer monitors the output of his motor cortex and provides input to the sensory cortex in such a way that everything appears perfectly normal to Harry. It produces a fictitious mental life that merges perfectly into his past life so that he is unaware that anything has happened to him. He thinks he is shaving right now and getting ready to go to the office and stick it to another neurosurgeon. But actually, he’s just a brain in a vat.
In effect, Neo is a brain in a vat. 54 Let’s say that a matrix (lower-case “m”) is an artificially designed computer simulation of a world. So the Matrix in the movie is one example of a matrix. And let’s say that someone is envatted, or that they are in a matrix, if they have a cognitive system which receives its inputs from and sends its outputs to a matrix. Then the brain at the beginning is envatted, and so is Neo. We can imagine that a matrix simulates the entire physics of a world, keeping track of every last particle throughout space and time.