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Measuring Up

So this is a bit of one-off worldbuilding. In the spirit of NANOWRIMO, I’m just going to throw this together superfast and let the chips fall wherever they land. So, I was reading this on the Zompist bulletin board, when … Continue reading

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WIP – UNSEO Rax

First Contact between humans and the Rax occurred at a planet orbiting one of the stars of 40 Eridani. This planet would later become a mixed Rax/human colony world. The Rax were the first sapient alien species contacted who were … Continue reading

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Races of the UNSEO – Olyuylolly

The Olyuylolly are one of the more technologically-advanced races contacted by the UNSEO. Much of their technology is significantly more advanced than that of Earth. Physical Attributes and Appearance Olyuylolly are herbivorous grazers just slightly larger than humans, though not … Continue reading

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Races of the UNSEO – The Vugoa

A study of the psychology and social structures of the canid Vugoa. Continue reading

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Foes of the UNSEO: The Hanrul

I’ve been working on a post using the Mercury6 symplectic integrator to analyze the stability of the Yaccatrice System. It’s been a long learning experience, and I think I screwed up entering the initial Orbital State Vectors. Sky Moon fell into Cintilla in … Continue reading

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Astrographer’s Notebook – The Fruzanni

This is essentially a set of notes I’ve collected over the past several years on a species in my Malthusian Empire setting. The earliest notes on this race which I will admit to making go all the way back to … Continue reading

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Astrographer’s Notebook – An Introduction to Human Culture

Another look at the slightly edited contents of some of my notebooks. This is from one titled, “Malthusian Empire Setting,” which is just named for a polity that existed a little farther along the timeline from my Solar Union setting. Given … Continue reading

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Panspermia, Precursors and the Ubiquity of Life

One of the things I wanted in my fictional universe was a great plurality of more or less habitable worlds. Well beyond anything expected even by Stephen H. Dole’s Habitable Planets for Man. I also wanted a universe that made … Continue reading

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Cultures of the Okulso Valley – Part One

Today, I will take a closer look at the various cultures in and around the Okulso Valley. We will follow a wide crescent starting in the far southeast with the Tsortatrul, continuing south to Shteko, then west through Eyoth and … Continue reading

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A Closer Look at the Okulso Valley

Today, we turn our attention to the Okulso Valley. The Okulso Valley is found at the far left end of Shtakamashkan’s antarctic continent as seen in this global south pole-centered map. Here I have a closer look at the Okulso … Continue reading

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