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Island One by BenMargolis Island One by BenMargolis
The Island One Space Colony. Designed in 1974 by Dr. Gerard O'Neill (Founder of the Space Studies Institute, www.ssi.org), described in his book The High Frontier, and described online at www.IslandOne.org. It is a self sufficient, solar powered space station that uses a unique system of mirrors to reflect sunlight to heat and light the habitation, while protecting the residents from direct exposure to to gamma rays and cosmic radiation
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Willpagan Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2012
This is a very good picture of a space colony.
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