In 1874, George Johnstone Stoney dreamed of a new universal measuring system based on Nature itself.
Gravitationally collapsed objects of very low mass
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol. 152, p. 75. 1971
John D. Barrow and Frank J. Tipler
The Anthropic Cosmological Principle
Oxford University Press. March 1986
Programming the Universe
Alfred A. Knopf, 2006
The Black Hole War: My Battle with Stephen Hawking to Make the World Safe for Quantum Mechanics
Little, Brown and Company. July 2008
Ben Davis says
I also think the universe is a programme.
Perfect. I believe the universe is a computer programme percieved by consciousness