[ExI] Fermi Paradox vs. religion

Kevin Freels kevin at kevinfreels.com
Mon Dec 10 23:01:55 UTC 2007

> Fermi's Paradox is not a religion but a working hypothesis not a dogma 
> of belief as in religion that appeals to irrationality. It is being 
> tested continously by scientific method of investigation. Religion 
> depend on emotional rather than rational solutions to discover the 
> nature of reality.
OK. I give on this one partially. It is not a religion. But some seem to 
treat it as gospel when they reason that there are only two solutions 
rather than looking at  the hypothesis itself as flawed and in need of 
work. I seem to be one of the very few who actually view it as a working 

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