Researchers, altering Libet’s classical experiment, found that human brains show no “readiness potential” when a decision is important.
Any of us can point to certain pivotal events in our past that need not have occurred, but did.
Assuming that the regression does not continue endlessly, only the First Simulator is real. But then, why do any simulators even bother?
Marcelo Gleiser notes that the mind is not a solar system with strict deterministic laws.
The Copernican Principle has been misused to imply that Earth is somehow insignificant. That is a philosophical attitude, unrelated to the science.