TRANSMISSION DISCOVERED ...

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reconstitution of message complete...
 
Date: 130.95.25.133  
Sent by: Colonel James Rourak  
To: Survivors  
Content: To my children 
      By the time you see this transmission, I will have already left this space region. I'm sorry we had to leave you behind. We were commanded to leave, or rather, forced to leave. All the scientists were evacuated because... 
     I know that you will not understand this. I am doing this for you. I love you and this is for your future...      It will take 10 years to travel back from Earth. By then, you may be grown... Look at me. Know my face and my voice... I..
     I must leave a history for you. So that when we return, you will know what has happened.
     Only a century ago, our people have come to encounter another thinking being in this universe. These aliens had technology which allowed them to freely traverse the galaxy. Until they encounter us, humans, they have never met another sentient population. At that time, we barely visited our nearest planet, Mars. They seemed peaceful enough to share their technology and in fact, they welcomed a partner in their galactic mission. Like locusts, they strip away planets and moons of all useful materials, leaving only an empty shell. With our own depleting resources at the time, we joined in an alliance with them...      Then their greed... We are ever peaceful... They...
     This moon, Moon III of Gaseous X in the System 216, is bountiful in resources and only populated by nonsentient creatures resembling Earth's prehistoric Dinosaurs. Our two races, together, have been harvesting the important raw materials and avoiding the predations of the dangerous indigenous creatures for years until the war. Many did not want to leave. Some of us have even intergrated themselves with the aliens. Some of us seemed had even...
     Don't lose hope... will return... There.. Beware of... I must warn you of... important... It is... I repeat, beware... they... out there... TANSMISSION CORRUPTED...