Re: MEDIA: NOVA on Gamma Ray Bursters

From: Lee Daniel Crocker (
Date: Thu Jan 10 2002 - 10:14:09 MST

> The so-called "Fermi paradox" is not a paradox at all.
> It's pure hubris to think that any life form capable of interstellar travel
> would care to visit this primitive Earth.

"Visit" isn't the issue: the question is why haven't they even left
anything lying around that we can /see/? Surely someone capable of
interstellar travel is also capable of large-scale engineering. Why
can't we see that Kemplerer rosette?

Lee Daniel Crocker <> <>
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