Winter on Venus

This episode is sponsored by Brilliant Everyone always talks about colonizing Mars and turning it green, but Venus might turn out to be a far better candidate for terraforming… if we can just cool it down first. Last month we talked about terraforming Mars and how to warm it up and thicken its atmosphere to […]

How We Could Build a Moon Base TODAY – Space Colonization 1

Humans dream about leaving Earth and traveling through the galaxy. But we were born too early to be part of it. Or were we? The reality is, we could begin our dream by building a Moon base today. We actually do have the technology and current estimates from NASA and the private sector say it […]

Could a Dyson Sphere Harness the Full Power of the Sun?

The Sun produces more energy than we can can comprehend. Its core reaches a predicted temperature of 15 million degrees Celsius or roughly the same temperature as an exploding hydrogen bomb. This is the scorching section of the Sun where nuclear fusion occurs. The process releases massive amounts of energy which eventually makes its way […]