#Clearly, unless thinking beings #inevitably #wipe themselves out soon after developing #technology, #extraterrestrial #intelligence could often be #millions or #billions of years in advance of us

Clearly, unless thinking beings inevitably wipe themselves out soon after developing technology, extraterrestrial intelligence could often be millions or billions of years in advance

Clearly, unless thinking beings inevitably wipe themselves out soon after developing technology, extraterrestrial intelligence could often be millions or billions of years in advance of us. We’re the galaxy’s noodling newbies. Seth Shostak