[ExI] Perception of time was Wrestling with Embodiment
eugen at leitl.org
Tue Jan 24 08:02:08 UTC 2012
On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 07:49:44PM +0000, BillK wrote:
> If your suggestion is correct, then it also implies that life is
I herefore dub thee "incredulous Bill".
> extremely rare and we are the first of that type of life in the
> galaxy. The age of the galaxy allows plenty of time for the galaxy to
We're not in anybody's smart light cone. Galaxy has nothing to
do with it.
> have been colonised many times over, even at sub-light speeds.
Relativistic travel is easy, so any expansion will become
relativistic after a few hops latest by way of self-selection
of front organisms.
> So that would make me think that advanced races with access to space
> decide to do something other than spam the galaxy with their species.
Woop. Woop. Leap in logic detected. Abort. Abort.
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