I also have a scheme that I believe can defeat the generalized second law. My scheme is called “intelligence.”
How special the Earth is has become ever more apparent, in ways that allow life to flourish, but more than that.
Even James Lovelock, who created Gaia Theory, now worries that environmentalism has become a religion.
You are more likely to hear proponents of intelligent design being chastised even by media that ought to know better.
Note that “peaceful enjoyment by the inhabitants” is a very broad term that is not limited to human beings. Rather, it includes everything from grass, fish, and insects, to mice, snakes, and people.