[ExI] Where’s my body’s Control Panel?

Dan dan_ust at yahoo.com
Tue Apr 14 16:34:21 UTC 2009

--- On Tue, 4/14/09, John K Clark <jonkc at bellsouth.net> wrote:
> "Dan" <dan_ust at yahoo.com>
> > Let me try again.  Let's say it there are two
> paths (again).  In one path, filtering tech develops
> first -- long before any non-filtering tech.  This
> works well for your scenario and explains Fermi: you humans
> are either the first or will soon be silent (and we shall
> find someone else to pester). On the other, non-filtering
> tech develops first and filtering tech only develops (or is
> deployed effectively as a filter) 100 million years later.
> In which case, there would be geologic time scales of
> spreading out. (Surely, such are NOT needed if things like
> mega-engineering projects, making lots of non-noise, and
> space migration can happen on scales smaller than, say, a
> thousand years.)
> I believe you need to express yourself more clearly because
> I don't have a clue what you're talking about.

Didn't anyone else have a problem understanding my statements?




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