Is human extinction imminent?

According to the general consensus of scientists, the existence of advanced intelligent life in the universe is fairly probable. However, our civilization is the only one that has ever been detected. To account for this Robin Hanson hypothesized that the failure to find any extraterrestrial civilizations implies that something is wrong with the argument. He proposed the existence of a “great filter” that acts to reduce the relatively…


An Autodidact Polymath

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