If you've monitored our TV, radio, and Internet - and the reason you haven't answered is that you see us as competitors, please reconsider.
In our long, slow struggle toward decent civilization, humans have slowly learned that competition and cooperation aren't inherent opposites, but twins, both in nature and advanced societies.
Under terms that are fair, and with goodwill, even those who begin suspicious of each other can discover ways to interact toward mutual benefit. Use the Web to look up the "positive-sum game" where "win-win" solutions bring success to all sides.
Surely there are wqys that humanity - and other Earth species - can join the cosmos without injuring your legitimate aims. Remember, most stable species and cultures seem to benefit from a little competition, now and then! So please answer. Let's talk about it!