[SEQ RERUN] The Baby-Eating Aliens (1/8)

by MinibearRex 1 min read13th Feb 20134 comments


Today's post, The Baby-Eating Aliens (1/8) was originally published on 30 January 2009. A summary (taken from the LW wiki):


Future explorers discover an alien civilization, and learns something unpleasant about their civilization.

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This post is part of the Rerunning the Sequences series, where we'll be going through Eliezer Yudkowsky's old posts in order so that people who are interested can (re-)read and discuss them. The previous post was Value is Fragile, and you can use the sequence_reruns tag or rss feed to follow the rest of the series.

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