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Galactic-scale macro-engineering: looking for signs of other intelligent species, as an exercise in hope for our own

@inproceedings{Voros2012GalacticscaleML,
  title={Galactic-scale macro-engineering: looking for signs of other intelligent species, as an exercise in hope for our own},
  author={Joseph Voros},
  year={2012}
}
  • Joseph Voros
  • Published 2012
  • Physics, Sociology, Engineering
  • If we consider Big History as simply 'our' example of the process of cosmic evolution playing out, then we can seek to broaden our view of our possible fate as a species by asking questions about what paths or trajectories other species' own versions of Big History might take or have taken. This paper explores the broad outlines of possible scenarios for the evolution of long-lived intelligent engineering species---scenarios which might have been part of another species' own Big History story… CONTINUE READING

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