Hede.io Entry: Alien Technology
Alien technology is any example of technology that was produced outside of Earth by an alien lifeform. Such technology may be manufactured with materials not found on Earth or from elements already known on the
periodic table of elements.
The term "
extraterrestrial technology" may be used to distinguish technology designed with the purpose of being used specifically by
humanoid lifeforms from other types of alien technology.
Alien technology may seem to violate what humans consider
fundamental laws of physics such as the
conservation of energy or the
speed of light. Alien technology may also be technology humans are aware of but have not achieved such as
Examples of alien technology may include but are not limited to:
Free energy device
One proposal to classify different types of alien technology is the
Kardashev scale which rates an
alien civilization by how much
energy the civilization can harness.
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