Carsten

Carsten

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Contents

  1. Discovery and Exploration
  2. Structure and Composition
    1. Distances and Scale
  3. Sun
  4. Interplanetary Medium
  5. Epistellar System
  6. Inner System
  7. Outer System
  8. Galactic Context

System age: 3 billion years
Binary Star System

Primary Star: Skepsis

Spectral type/luminosity class: A K-III (Blue-White)

Epistellar Planets

Secondary Star: Decoris

Spectral type/luminosity class: K-V (Yellow)

Inner Planets

Wallace
Dwarf Planet/Arean
Size: 1 [1 600 km, 0.05 G]
Atmosphere: 1 [Trace]
Hydrosphere: 0 [< = 5% (Trace)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Methane chemistry
Dry world
T-Prime atmosphere

Asteroid Belt/Asteroids
Size: 0 [< 800 km, neg. gravity]
Atmosphere: 0 [Vacuum]
Hydrosphere: 0 [< = 5% (Trace)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 1 [Few]
Government: 3 [Self-perpetuating oligarchy]
Law: 4 [Light restrictions: heavy weapons, narcotics, alien technology]
Tech level: 13
Industry: 1 [Primitive. Mostly only raw materials made locally.]
Colony

TK 421
Dwarf Planet/Rockball
Size: 4 [6 400 km, 0.35 G (Mars) ]
Atmosphere: 0 [Vacuum]
Hydrosphere: 4 [< = 45% (Wet)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 3 [Thousands]
Government: 5 [Feudal technocracy]
Law: 10 [Extreme restrictions: extensive monitoring and limitations, free speech curtailed]
Tech level: 11
Industry: 0 [No industry. All goods are imported.]
T-Prime atmosphere
Outpost

Darwin
Terrestrial/Arid
Size: 10 [>= 16,000 km, >= 1.4 G]
Atmosphere: 8 [Dense Breathable]
Hydrosphere: 2 [< = 25% (Small seas / ice caps)]
Biosphere: 6 [Complex multi-cellular life (microscopic animals)]
Population: 4 [Tens of thousands]
Government: 0 [None]
Law: 0 [No restrictions]
Tech level: 10
Industry: 2 [Primitive. Mostly only raw materials made locally.]
Water chemistry
Terraformed
Outpost

Watson
Terrestrial/Tectonic
Size: 7 [11 200 km, 0.9 G]
Atmosphere: 11 [Corrosive]
Hydrosphere: 7 [< = 75% (Terra)]
Biosphere: 3 [Producers (atmosphere begins to transform)]
Population: 1 [Few]
Government: 4 [Representative democracy]
Law: 5 [Heavy restrictions: most weapons, specialized tools and information, foreigners]
Tech level: 12
Industry: 0 [No industry. All goods are imported.]
Chlorine chemistry
Outpost

Watson 1
Dwarf Planet/Rockball
Size: 4 [6 400 km, 0.35 G (Mars) ]
Atmosphere: 0 [Vacuum]
Hydrosphere: 0 [< = 5% (Trace)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 5 [Hundreds of thousands]
Government: 3 [Self-perpetuating oligarchy]
Law: 3 [Light restrictions: heavy weapons, narcotics, alien technology]
Tech level: 12
Industry: 10 [Early Stellar. Support for A.I. and local starship production.]
Dry world
T-Prime atmosphere
Outpost

Outer Planets

Crick
Jovian/Jovian
Size: 16 [Planetary-Mass Artifact]
Atmosphere: 16 [Gas Giant Envelope]
Hydrosphere: 16 [Gas Giant Core]
Biosphere: 11 [Proto-sapience]
Population: 1 [Few]
Government: 0 [None]
Law: 0 [No restrictions]
Tech level: 11
Industry: 0 [No industry. All goods are imported.]
Complex ring system
Ammonia chemistry
Extreme environment
Outpost

Crick 1
Dwarf Planet/Arean
Size: 1 [1 600 km, 0.05 G]
Atmosphere: 10 [Exotic]
Hydrosphere: 0 [<=>

Crick 2
Dwarf Planet/Snowball
Size: 0 [< 800 km, neg. gravity]
Atmosphere: 1 [Trace]
Hydrosphere: 8 [< = 85% (Water world)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 1 [Few]
Government: 0 [None]
Law: 0 [No restrictions]
Tech level: 9
Industry: 0 [No industry. All goods are imported.]
Subsurface oceans
Methane chemistry
T-Prime atmosphere
Outpost

Crick 3
Dwarf Planet/Rockball
Size: 6 [9 600 km, 0.70 G]
Atmosphere: 0 [Vacuum]
Hydrosphere: 4 [< = 45% (Wet)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 3 [Thousands]
Government: 6 [Captive government]
Law: 4 [Light restrictions: heavy weapons, narcotics, alien technology]
Tech level: 8
Industry: 0 [No industry. All goods are imported.]
T-Prime atmosphere
Outpost

Crick 4
Dwarf Planet/Snowball
Size: 1 [1 600 km, 0.05 G]
Atmosphere: 0 [Vacuum]
Hydrosphere: 1 [< = 15% (Dry / tiny ice caps)]
Biosphere: 4 [Multi-cellular organisms]
Population: 2 [Hundreds]
Government: 6 [Captive government]
Law: 11 [Extreme restrictions: extensive monitoring and limitations, free speech curtailed]
Tech level: 12
Industry: 0 [No industry. All goods are imported.]
Subsurface oceans
Methane chemistry
T-Prime atmosphere
Outpost

Crick 5
Dwarf Planet/Snowball
Size: 0 [< 800 km, neg. gravity]
Atmosphere: 1 [Trace]
Hydrosphere: 5 [< = 55% (Large oceans)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 3 [Thousands]
Government: 6 [Captive government]
Law: 8 [Extreme restrictions: extensive monitoring and limitations, free speech curtailed]
Tech level: 9
Industry: 4 [Industrial. Local tools maintained, some produced.]
Subsurface oceans
Methane chemistry
T-Prime atmosphere
Outpost

Crick 6
Dwarf Planet/Rockball
Size: 7 [11 200 km, 0.9 G]
Atmosphere: 0 [Vacuum]
Hydrosphere: 5 [< = 55% (Large oceans)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 4 [Tens of thousands]
Government: 3 [Self-perpetuating oligarchy]
Law: 1 [Only restrictions upon WMD and other dangerous technologies]
Tech level: 9
Industry: 5 [Industrial. Local tools maintained, some produced.]
T-Prime atmosphere
Outpost

Asteroid Belt/Asteroids
Size: 0 [< 800 km, neg. gravity]
Atmosphere: 0 [Vacuum]
Hydrosphere: 0 [< = 5% (Trace)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 1 [Few]
Government: 0 [None]
Law: 0 [No restrictions]
Tech level: 10
Industry: 0 [No industry. All goods are imported.]
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Pauling
Helian/Helian
Size: 13 [Helian scale]
Atmosphere: 13 [Super-High Density]
Hydrosphere: 4 [< = 45% (Wet)]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 1 [Few]
Government: 2 [Participatory democracy]
Law: 2 [Light restrictions: heavy weapons, narcotics, alien technology]
Tech level: 10
Industry: 1 [Primitive. Mostly only raw materials made locally.]
Extreme environment
Outpost

Pauling 1
Dwarf Planet/Snowball
Size: 1 [1 600 km, 0.05 G]
Atmosphere: 0 [Vacuum]
Hydrosphere: 7 [< = 75% (Terra)]
Biosphere: 4 [Multi-cellular organisms]
Population: 2 [Hundreds]
Government: 1 [Company or corporation]
Law: 1 [Only restrictions upon WMD and other dangerous technologies]
Tech level: 8
Industry: 1 [Primitive. Mostly only raw materials made locally.]
Subsurface oceans
Water chemistry
T-Prime atmosphere
Outpost

Pauling 2
Dwarf Planet/Snowball
Size: 0 [< 800 km, neg. gravity]
Atmosphere: 0 [Vacuum]
Hydrosphere: 10 [< = 100% (Total coverage) ]
Biosphere: 0 [Sterile]
Population: 1 [Few]
Government: 1 [Company or corporation]
Law: 3 [Light restrictions: heavy weapons, narcotics, alien technology]
Tech level: 7
Industry: 5 [Industrial. Local tools maintained, some produced.]
Frozen
Ammonia chemistry
T-Prime atmosphere
Outpost

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