articles tagged: dyson spheres
why we won’t build a dyson sphere soon
# tech

why we won’t build a dyson sphere soon

No, a Dyson sphere around our sun isn't a plausible project for the next few thousand years. And maybe not even then.

examining hawking’s alien dyson sphere
# science

examining hawking’s alien dyson sphere

Would aliens actually want to build a Dyson Sphere? It wouldn't be out of reach for them, but they might get a lot less power out of it, with a lot less utility than it seems at first glance...