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Humans Could Take Up A LOT Less Space

What size building would be needed to house every person on Earth, all 7.3 billion of us?

My friends Winchell Chung and Fred Kiesche provide you with a couple of good examples.

Update 09-Sep-2021: Probably the best example is the amazing cubic city from The Cubic City, a 1929 short story by Louis Tucker, D.D..


('The Cubic City' by Reverend Louis Tucker, D.D.)

End update.

However, I was also thinking about structures like the Todos Santos Independency from Oath of Fealty (1981) by Pournelle and Niven.

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