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Old August 27 2013, 02:53 PM   #1097
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Re: Starship Size Argument™ thread

SeerSGB wrote: View Post
But otherwise, a starship is basically a submarine: a sealed environment. So real issue there, in terms of keeping the crew alive.
A submarine has to keep many atmospheres of pressure out. A starship has to keep one atmosphere of pressure in. Very different design problems.
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