Humanity should start thinking about how to interact with extraterrestrial life before coming into contact with extraterrestrial life, experts say.
The Star Trek movie is a great example of communication and cooperation in finding a common voice for the inhabitants of the universe.
Assuming that astronomers detect an intelligent life form approaching our civilization, then we must take flexible and intelligent measures to be able to preserve human culture.
“I think they’re going to depend on how we go,” said Armen Papazian, CEO of . “Do we believe that it is a beautiful universe, an incredible universe? We really believe it’s a marvelous landscape, it’s a bed of stars. What do we think we’ll be there to find and embrace? or are we going to use?
Once people have the ability to build spaceships, going on vacation in the galaxy is completely a dream and then the chance of meeting space dwellers will be much greater than sitting on earth to send tasteless trailers into space.
The most logical protocol we can find is:
Find out everything you need to know before venturing into any type of live interaction
Avoid bringing samples into the world.
As we develop a first contact strategy, it may also be important to think about the mental and physical well-being of extraterrestrials that humans may come into contact with.
Personally, if it happens, it will be like in the movie “Battleship”.