Miller, I. D. & Cupchik, G. C. (2016). A Synthetic World Population for Agent-Based Social Simulation. Poster presented at the 4th Collective Intelligence Conference. New York, NY, USA. doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.3426485
Thinkers including Hans Moravec and Nick Bostrom have asked whether a simulacrum of our reality could be constructed. The answer is yes, so long as we are able to tolerate some error. We present a web service called pplapi.com that enables researchers to explore humanity via simulacrum.