Articles covering the ideas of inside view and outside view:
Article discussing the weighting of inside view and outside view:
A couple of potential extinction events which seem to be most easily mitigated (the machinery involved is expensive):
Broadcasting powerful messages to the stars:
Large Hadron Collider:
How should the inside view versus the outside view be weighted when considering extinction events?
Should the broadcast of future Arecibo messages (or powerful signals in general) be opposed?
Should the expansion of energy levels (or continued operation at all) of the Large Hadron Collider be opposed?