Is Humanity Doomed ? Insights from Astrobiology

  title={Is Humanity Doomed ? Insights from Astrobiology},
  author={Seth D. Baum}
Astrobiology, the study of life in the universe, of fers profound insights into human sustainability. However, astrobiology is comm only neglected in sustainability research. This paper develops three topics connecti g astrobiology to sustainability: constraints on what zones in the universe are habit able, the absence of observations of extraterrestrial civilizations, and the physical fa te of the universe. These topics have major implications for our thinking and action on sustain ability… CONTINUE READING