I say “ouch” on behalf of materialists, atheists, and Darwinists. Ten million stars and not a hint of alien civilization.
Everything comes together in a message that includes a creation myth, a story of sin (ecological sin), a salvation story, and even resurrection and ascension.
Eric Anderson recommends an answer we can give to those who “dig their heels in” and disagree on what information is about.
In Copernicus’ day, the Earth was thought to be at the bottom of the universe, the “sump” where all the filth collected.
Is there information actually in Saturn’s rings, or is that information produced by intelligent agents studying Saturn’s rings?