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Old 11-20-2011, 07:25 AM
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On the one hand his point is correct, we'd have better chances of survival with two planets. But not because some aliens might arrive and zip us with their ray-guns but because we screw up the one we are living on.
On the other hand space travel is extremely costly and I cannot imagine the costs of setting up terraforming projects on Mars or travelling to a potential M class planet.
And even if we could do it I wouldn't wanna become us space gypsies who leave a place after they fu*ked it up. Locusts in space, reminds me too much of Independence Day.
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