Some folks are excited about the possibility of sending a manned vehicle to Mars, and that would require a long period of time in space. Activity on the International Space Station is helping to ascertain what long periods in microgravity can do to a person, and it's not pretty. People have done some impressive things in space travel, but we've spent most of that time still benefiting from proximity to Earth. Those planet-sized deflector shields that God set up have protected us for a few thousand years.
|Image credit: STS-116 / NASA|
There are several other items that help illustrate that our Creator put us in a special place, and designed it to protect us. Also, Dr. Coppedge has increased his list of "habitable zone" items up to fourteen. To find out more, click on "Only Earth Is a Life Haven".