Published in


Is the ‘Mandela Effect’ Science, Science Fiction, or Mass Delusion?

What some dismiss as misremembering could be a hint of alternate realities

Photo by Jon Tyson on Unsplash

IfIf you follow unusual theories online, you’ve probably heard of the Mandela Effect. It’s a phenomenon in which a large group of people remembers a different history than that which we “know” to be true. I put “know” in quotes…




The undercurrents of the future. A publication from Medium about technology and people.

Recommended from Medium

The Kardashian-Jenner Clan are Marketing Geniuses.

Millennial Culture is…

Should We Take Comedy Seriously?

Terry’s Underworld

Why was Scott Baio trending?

Kesha was put on trial not Dr. Luke

Peace-Building: The Stories We Tell


Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Riz Virk

Riz Virk

The Simulation Hypothesis, Play Labs @ MIT, Startups/VC, Sci Fi, Bitcoin, Consciousness, Space, Video Games: visit

More from Medium

Brain Interfaces: The Future is Ours

Brain with a chip

New Horizon of AI

Universal Basic Income: A Solution to AI and Unemployment?