Physicists To Test If Universe Is A Computer Simulation (link)

If it is… I hope they do not crash the sys­tem with the test.

http://​​www.huffing­ton­post.co.uk/​​2012/​​12/​​12/​​physi­cists-uni­verse-simu­la­tion-test-uni­ver­sity-of-wash­ing­ton-ma­trix_n_2282745.html

Be sure to check out the ac­tual re­seach pa­pers linked in the ar­ti­cle! I would have linked to them di­rectly, but the ar­ti­cle is full of fol­low-on links of con­sid­er­able in­ter­est.