Would the universe be meaningless, according to Earth, without humans?

Humans are the worst thing on this planet. We are destructive and abusive. We're in total disharmony with the planet. The animals would fair far better without us, than we without them. I mean, we may not be negatively impacted by any certain species going extinct, but we wouldn't be as positively impacted... show more Humans are the worst thing on this planet. We are destructive and abusive. We're in total disharmony with the planet. The animals would fair far better without us, than we without them. I mean, we may not be negatively impacted by any certain species going extinct, but we wouldn't be as positively impacted as they would without us.

So it's often considered that the world would be better off without humans... but would the world then becoming meaningless altogether? Unappreciated? The Earth, just a place where animals happen to live, but who do nothing but survive?

None to discover the secrets of the universe, none to harness any of its powers, none to travel beyond, none to reach for the stars or go places outside of their zone?

Is there meaning without thinking and pondering minds?
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