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I thought it was because as they reach our level of civilisation, they built giant particle accelerators for research and turned their planets into black holes.
I think it would be hilarious if an alien civilization flew into our solar system only to find a black hole -- complete with moon -- orbiting the sun between Venus and Mars! No doubt they'll know exactly what happened...
Free phone... and some other sap gets monitored!