“Establishing a serious human presence in the solar system will require ungodly amounts of energy.”

How to build a Dyson Sphere

#Space

Fri, Dec 21st, 2018 11:40 by capnasty NEWS

In their latest video Kurzgesagt explains the very simple step required for us to leave our planet and colonise space: just build a Dyson Sphere.

If humans want to expand into space, it will take us incredible amounts of energy. How do we do that? Easy: we will just use the sun’s energy by realizing the most ambitious construction project in history. This is how it works.

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