in reply to Re^2: Perl and The Lacuna Expansein thread Perl and The Lacuna Expanse
Here is an interesting interview of the "game"'s creator by chromatic; it has a lot of the background which we monks might find relevant.
There is no Extraterrestrial life
There aren't any suitably capable Extraterrestrials
Interstellar travel is too difficult
We're too uncool / not worth the trouble
What do you mean they haven't visited?
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