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Originally posted by Vandalour
Cant see why "aliens" would wipe us out, as I think life is precious in the universe
Anyway, if they should do it, my guess would be a spreading a powerful virus in our atmosphere
Originally posted by butcherguy
I think hostile aliens would use something like a Gamma ray burst if they were looking only for Lebensraum,
and didn't want any vermin like us underfoot.
Think sterile planet, which they could seed with the flora and fauna of their home planet. Home sweet home!edit on 9-1-2012 by butcherguy because: To add.
Originally posted by airforce47
Interesting thread. Remember what Carl Sagan had to say. "There might not be any technological civilizations because it's a universal law that they destroy themselves." Also, I subscribe to the theory that nature takes care of any sentient species which discovers interstellar travel and has conquest on their mind. They destroy themselves before they get started. My best,