Locating it in space brings a whole 'nother raft of problems
Originally Posted by Durandal
finite closed system which is easily disordered
big unfriendly vacuum that has to be kept OUT
Getting all of that stuff out of a deep gravity well in the first place
Start to see the problems - plural. If you want to swap Earth for space then start doing some BASIC research - we have a long long way to go before we can build Babylon 5
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