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108 Solutions to the Fermi Paradox

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This is exactly what it says on the tin: a list of 108 solutions to the Fermi Paradox. Never again will you wonder where your setting's aliens are, or why Earth apparently has been contacted yet.

Inside, your interstellar explorers will find that...

  • ...there is no one out there, because the evolution of sapient life cannot occur without the presence of "diversification pumps" like regular meteor impacts, but likewise cannot occur where there catastrophes happen too frequently for life to recover.
  • ...there is someone out there, but advanced civilizations inevitably head into intergalactic space, where the minute difference in radiation levels leads to huge gains in computing efficiency. 
  • ...there is someone out there, but NASA has been keeping a lid on it ever since they seized control of the United States government in a secret 1978 coup. 
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This collection includes 6 solutions related to physics & natural laws, 9 solutions related to planetary history, 6 solutions related to the evolution of life & intelligence, 5 solutions related to the development of young civilizations, 9 solutions related to the fate of mature civilizations, 6 solutions related to communication barriers, 6 solutions related to something being hungry, 13 solutions related to some kind of prime directive, 9 solutions related to our secret exploitation, 8 solutions that say we're the problem, 10 solutions related to interstellar politics, 6 solutions that explain how they're hiding in plain sight, 5 solutions that say they used to be around but are now gone, 9 solutions that explain how they live among us, and, of course, the real answer
But you'll have to buy the list to learn that one. 
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