So, there I was researching the size of a facility required for life support of one person (like you do) and in this NASA paper I read it requires SEVENTEEN trees per person to process our carbon dioxide. settlement.arc.nasa.gov/Contes

And, you know, I think maybe we need to plant more trees. I've already got a bit more than an acre of them here, but I think I need to up my game.

So, if you want me to plant 17 trees for you, DM me and I'll tell you where to ship them.

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Also, just to hang on to the links, let me also mention 'Anthroponics' – which is basically farming with piss – and 'Vertical Farming' – which is exactly what it sounds like.

* en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthropo

* en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vertical

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