[ExI] taxonomy for fermi paradox fans:

Kelly Anderson kellycoinguy at gmail.com
Sun Feb 1 19:25:42 UTC 2015

If your goal includes living a long perceived life, then slowing down would
be counterproductive. Besides, you can simulate a lot during that kind of
time period if you have a portable energy source.

So Giovanni, I see a reason to speed up, but slightly less reason to slow


On Sun, Feb 1, 2015 at 11:43 AM, Giovanni Santostasi <gsantostasi at gmail.com>

> Keith,
> The speed up hypothesis makes no sense. If you can speed up, you can also
> slow down. If an advance civilizations masters suspended animation trips of
> billion of light years could be experienced as just lasting minutes (in
> particular if one can also travel close to c).
> So slowing down of consciousness is not a solution to the Fermi's paradox.
> Giovanni
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