Something I wonder about

The media that carries today’s information is more perishable than the paper and stone that carried the message of previous generations of humans. If the human civilization were to perish what record would be left it was even here? If we want to send a message to our great grandchildren’s grandchildren or even aliens or just other humans in the distant future how may we do that if the technology to read the media no longer exists, or worse, the language no longer exists. We need to develop methods of transmitting information so that any entity anywhere in any time could understand its significance.

Searching around I found this pretty interesting:

and this

Categories: Information, Life | Tags: , , , | Leave a comment

Post navigation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at

%d bloggers like this: