If We Ever Encounter Extraterrestrial Intelligence it is Overwhelmingly Likely to be Post-Biological

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During an epoch of dramatic climate change 200,000

ET machines would be infinitely more intelligent and durable than the biological intelligence that created them. Intelligent machines would be immortal, and would not need to exist in the carbon-friendly “Goldilocks Zones” current SETI searches focus on. An AI could self-direct its own energy– and matter-rich neighborhoods of hot stars, black holes and neutron stars.

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