Corpus ID: 119111139

Too Damned Quiet

  title={Too Damned Quiet},
  author={A. Kent},
  • A. Kent
  • Published 2011
  • Physics
  • It is often suggested that extraterrestial life sufficiently advanced to be capable of interstellar travel or communication must be rare, since otherwise we would have seen evidence of it by now. This in turn is sometimes taken as indirect evidence for the improbability of life evolving at all in our universe. A couple of other possibilities seem worth considering. One is that life capable of evidencing itself on interstellar scales has evolved in many places but that evolutionary selection… CONTINUE READING
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