Since you are just pieces of meat, even aliens are not interested in contacting you… That (or pretty close to that) is one of the 11 of the Weirdest Solutions to the Fermi Paradox .
The full list and article is worth your attention, plus you will get to enjoy the short story that provided a great line for the title of this post.
1. The Zoo Hypothesis
2. Self-Imposed Quarantine
3. The Whack-a-Mole Hypothesis
4. We’re Made Out of Meat
5. The Simulation Hypothesis
6. Radio Silence
7. All Aliens Are Homebodies
8. We Can’t Read the Signs
9. They’re All Hanging Out At the Edge of the Galaxy
10. Directed Panspermia
11. The Phase Transition Hypothesis
Via io9.com - 11 of the Weirdest Solutions to the Fermi Paradox
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