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lect june 3 16:33 Today’s ids Terraforming Terraforming Comes from the science fictions works of issac Asimov Developed the foundation trilogy o 1950s o 25,000 years in the future, all the human have populated the entire milky  way galaxy o 100s of trillion of humans  foundation trantor, only slightly bigger than the earth, home to 100 billion people there can be a lot more ppl on the planet earth the foundation trilogy is about the present o planet earth is never mentioned o goes back in time, find that origin of the foundation was the planet earth o it was a unique place in the galaxy, right combination of elements, right  distance from stars / sun o one large satellite, the moon this causes tides develops into human race o eventually, no one lives on the earth presently, no one even knows where  it is  they discover that the earth is a dead planet, but they figure out that 
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2010 for the course ENV S 3 taught by Professor Graves during the Spring '05 term at UCSB.

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