"Could we move beyond our small, blue planet to establish colonies in the multitude of star systems out there?"

Colonising the Milky Way

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Wed, Oct 5th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

Animated by Eoin Duffy, this TED-Ed video by Roey Tzezana looks at whether humans could eventually spread throughout the Milky Way galaxy.

Could human civilization eventually spread across the whole Milky Way galaxy? Could we move beyond our small, blue planet to establish colonies in the multitude of star systems out there? These questions are pretty daunting, but their (theoretical) answers were actually put forth decades ago. Roey Tzezana describes the conceptual von Neumann machine.

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