[LMB] OT: Practice for terraforming Beta Colony on Earthly deserts.
phoenix at mindstalk.net
Thu Jun 17 03:16:27 BST 2021
On Wed, Jun 16, 2021 at 06:30:12PM -0500, Raymond Collins wrote:
> Biosphere 2 has been the only experiment in a sealed ecosystem. It was a
> experiment that failed because of oxygen using microbes which converted
> oxygen into CO2.
No, that's a debunked idea. The problem was concrete weathering,
sequesting CO2 and O2.
All that said, having a sealed long term small environment is still
And 'terraforming' parts of the Earth is way way way easier than any
form of space colony.
-xx- Damien X-)
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