The Terrifying Implications of Using a Transporter [Video]

Youtuber CGP Grey ponders about the various implications of using a transporter for a “concious” being. If you’re being transported down from the Enterprise to the surface of a planet, is the copied “you” on the surface truly you, or an entirely new lifeform that has all your memories but a new consciousness?

The implications are kind of terrifying.

[CGP Grey]