There is ongoing research into exoplanets. Very deep and detailed research, actually. As if our elites have the technology to fly tomorrow to a distant exoplanet much like Planet Earth if one could be found today.
War. Plastic. Pollution. Poverty.
Our elites would rather fly off to another planet and repeat, rather than sort out the mess they've created here.
Tech industry elites like Jeff Bezos would rather tackle space than poverty because wealth inequality is a messy, complex problem that tech might never be able to solvehttps://t.co/E6VuYKsTik— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) 4 May 2018