[ExI] Fermi Paradox - Weighted Summary

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Tue Dec 4 07:48:43 UTC 2007

On Mon, Dec 03, 2007 at 04:40:02PM -0500, John K Clark wrote:
> I can only see two solutions to the Fermi Paradox:
> 1)We are the first.

Yes, that's the most likely explanation by far.
> 2) There is a fundamental limit on what intelligence can achieve, possibly 

Don't think so -- even suited monkeys and habitats are very observable,
if given enough time.

> due to war but probably because of the danger of having too much control 
> over ones mind and entering into a positive feedback loop;
> in other words, electronic drug addiction.

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