The Fermi Paradox in the light of the Inflationary and Brane World Cosmologies

Research paper by Beatriz Gato-Rivera

Indexed on: 11 May '06Published on: 11 May '06Published in: Physics - Popular Physics


The Fermi Paradox is discussed in the light of the inflationary and brane world cosmologies. We conclude that some brane world cosmologies may be of relevance for the problem of civilizations spreading across our galaxy, strengthening the Fermi Paradox, but not the inflationary cosmologies, as has been proposed.