Getting carried away

space2It has become fashionable to imagine that space travel will provide human beings with an opportunity to colonise other planets. It’s a fantasy, based on a profound misunderstanding of how big space is. If we are considering what problems we ought to be working on now, saving the Earth from Humanity should be a much higher priority than saving Humanity from the Earth.

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