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The Earth is a delicate balance. If you dropped the sunlight, it would rebalance after awhile. But if you go too far and trees start dying and polar zones grow, then you will have a run away freeze and the Earth dies. If this swarm is smart though, it could shift itself to allow sunlight to the Earth as the Earth orbits. Creating a gap in the swarm that ...


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Earth weather is highly dependent on how much solar energy reaches the lower atmosphere and the surface of the oceans. If your swarm decreases the solar energy the Earth receives by let's say 25%, then that by itself would be enough to create a new "Iceball Earth" where most temps would be like Antartica levels or colder. Supposedly, this may have happened ...


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What I'm asking for, is what, when, and where could there be a situation where we as humans are able to create a Dyson Mega-Structure around the sun to Catalyze and Collect the Energy of a Cosmic Fission/Fusion Device to keep Humanity Alive for millions of years to come. Let's assume the mega structure is in fact a swarm, since that is both more ...


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A Dyson sphere with a thickness of 10m has a volume of about 650 Earth volumes. So to build it you need far more rocky material than exists in the solar system. Because a Dyson sphere is a very thin shell rather than a massive body, you will need to provide artificial gravity by rotating the sphere. In order to provide 1 earth gravity (at its equator) with a ...


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Realistically, a Dyson Sphere would be unlikely to start deliberately, unless everyone decided they really, really want to do surgery on the Sun. More likely would be a swarm composed of co-orbiting habitats and satellites, which would slowly grow to envelope the Sun. While there are a variety of uses for building the smaller structures that will eventually ...


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This information cannot be guessed. There are some problems that we know we can find solution to, given enough time. There are some problems that we already have solution too, they just take too long. However, a Dyson sphere is the concept of building a device around the sun to trap and contain all the energy within it. ALL the energy of a Sun is a lot of ...


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