# Is it highly likely that we will never get an answer to the existence of the universe?

It's a mind boggling feeling to think or know that we may never get an answer. And yet we feel all of this is so real, we feel the emotions, the texture, the touch of everything. Because if something created the universe, then who created that something? By extension, this logic creates an infinite regress.

What if we are actually an extremely complicated system that solves or ends itself?

I remember reading about pattern of mathematics spotted in nature, like how the Fibonacci sequence can be found in the number of petals of flowers. So, it's not exactly a coincidence that mathematics can be found in nature. It's more just how we defined mathematics and our thoughts are in some way determined by the universe.

But this still doesn't answer the question. Why are we here? Like how is this even possible? I can't exactly describe how I feel when I actually think about any of this. Hopefully, the Brilliant community can share their insights into this.

Note by Barry Leung
1 month ago

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