Life is full of little questions. What should I have for lunch? Does my bum look big in this? Is there really, objectively any point in, once again, dragging myself out of bed and into the cruel and heartless world this morning? So far, so practical, but we humans are an inquisitive bunch, and sometime we like to ponder the little "what ifs" in life. What if the Earth stopped spinning? What if all the bees disappeared?
Small changes to reality that would have a massive difference. These little hypotheticals are a fun way to keep yourself distracted from that nagging feeling of existential dread, and are a great source of entertainment and debate with your chums down the pub. So, chin up there soldier, let's all divert our attention from the futility of existence with a couple of fun little thought experiments.