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Founder: The Remnant of Taledonia

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World Factbook Entry

Ere nations great and societies bold,
In noble spirals did stars take hold.
With brilliance and grace did matter form,
To be molded, shaped, and through conflict torn.

Ever expanding, ever reaching,
From star to star, it's residents seeking
To live, to love, to dominate;
Tis' all that makes the Galaxy great.


This is a region composed of Future Tech Roleplayers. Invader/Defender gameplayers are not welcome here and will be purged with righteous indignation. Thus speaketh the Dragon of the Void.


Embassies: Realm of Unrestricted Science, Raumreich Oversector, The Local Cluster, Grand Alliance, The Erviadus Galaxy, The Dirt Alliance, Arconian Empire, Avadam Inn, The World of Remnant, Axiom Supercluster, The Bar on the corner of every region, Winterfell, Gypsy Lands, The Illuminati, The Embassy, Hollow Point, and 65 others.The Great Universe, International Debating Area, Barbaria, Regionless, United Imperial Union, Tanabiku Galaxy, The Peaceful Coffee Shop In Chicago, Equilism, Coin Collecting Club, The Glorious Nations of Iwaku, Weed, Katasia, Novo Brasil, The Dawn of Unity, Lardyland, Star Trek, Zombie Research Institute, Hoshizora, 00000 Land of Nod, Monarchist and Democratic Alliance, Roman Byzantine Union, Sodom and Gomorrah, United States of America, Florida, Colorado, Anti Fairy Pact, Deep Storage, The Planet X, HALO UNIVERSE, GOOD BOIs, The Reich, The Dank Meme Alliance, Devia, Fredonia, The Larry Pact, United Lohdon nations, Belfast, New Mexico, United Otter Emirates, Celestian Prosperity Sphere, nasunia, Ancient, Stardew Valley, Kogaion, Zenit, Auralia, Illinois, Nebraska, Idaho, The Redlands, The Maritimes, The Bunny Fire, Codex Ylvus, Nations of Rontu, The Whirlpool Galaxy, Magdala, The Astral Union, The Cheesecake Factory, The Greater CoProsperity Sphere, Star Frontiers, fluffy squishfish, Empire Overlords, Great Aureania, Weffle, and The United Fans of Only.

Tags: Eco-Friendly, Featured, Future Tech, Independent, Medium, Multi-Species, Outer Space, and Role Player.

The Milky Way Galaxy contains 29 nations, the 582nd most in the world.

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Today's World Census Report

The Highest Foreign Aid Spending in The Milky Way Galaxy

The World Census intercepted food drops in several war-torn regions to determine which nations spent the most on international aid.

As a region, The Milky Way Galaxy is ranked 10,391st in the world for Highest Foreign Aid Spending.

NationWA CategoryMotto
1.The Federated Commonwealth of ArenumbergNew York Times Democracy“The best way to predict the future is to build it.”
2.The Incorporated States of The Koda AgencyInoffensive Centrist Democracy“Pør Ardwa Ad Astra”
3.The Free Land of Enkindled Jupiter InitiativeMoralistic Democracy“A new star, a new hope, and a new home.”
4.The Republic of PantriiaPsychotic Dictatorship“Strong and peaceful,wise and brave”
5.The Free Land of Native States of BeingLeft-wing Utopia“7 generations”
6.The United Federation of Interstellar PlanetsScandinavian Liberal Paradise“For the defensive and scientific benefit of our members”
7.The Industrial Militarist Nation of TiberkIron Fist Consumerists“If you can't negotiate then try war”
8.The Theocratic Stratocracy of Sub Sector ProtractisIron Fist Consumerists“Our Empire's ashes glow brighter than your future.”
9.The Time Matter And Energy of The Milky Way GalaxyNew York Times Democracy“Stardust”
10.The Federal Republic of United Earth CollectiveNew York Times Democracy“Clavis Cooperante”
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The Milky Way Galaxy Regional Message Board

Taledonia, they're essentially picture files. You need the software (Space Engine) to edit planets, moons etc... I just forgot how to transfer files from my computer to an online site.

If it's just pictures, make a free account on something like Photobucket and upload them there. Then you get links that you can embed on NS to have the picture show up.

Sskiss wrote:Autochthonia, just start with a few basic descriptors and questions. What colour(s) on the surface can be seen from space? What are the planets surface features?

Well, that depends on the time of the year, because the planet possess a very eliptic orbit, with four seasons: Fire Summer, Storm Autumn, Ice Winter and Thaw Spring - on Fire Summer, the planet's temperature can easily reach 76 degrees Celsius, quickly drying plants and the merest spark causes imense forest fires that can be seen on orbit; Storm Autumn is when the planet begins to cool, and all the water vapor that had evaporated during Fire Summer begins to fall torrentially to the point of causing literal deluges and continent-sized storms; Ice Winter is when the temperature becomes so low that first the rains become snow, then peebles of ice, and the nights become longer and longer, until the Longest Night, where the sun is just the brightest star amidst others at noon; Thaw Spring is when the frozen water begins to liquefy and the planet becomes warmer (becoming also the time of the year where the crops are planted and greenery grows, un til Fire Summer comes and the process repeats).

Sskiss wrote:Autochthonia, just start with a few basic descriptors and questions. What colour(s) on the surface can be seen from space? What are the planets surface features?

Sorry, I forgot the features:

Well, it is a planet 5x the size of Earth, with plenty of volcanic activity, but much of it happens bellow the ocean, allowing the rise and fall of islands from the dephts of the ocean (yes, a super-ocean) with the only stable area of land the mountanious super-continent of Rodina, that covers 1/3 of the planet, where volcanic activity is much milder and greatly used for mining and energy production, and roughly at the center of Rodina, lies Mamayev, the "Mother Mountain", the highest peak of the planet.

Sorry Autochthonia, but judging from your description, such a planet is not likely to exist. A terrestrial world 5 times the size of the Earth (I'm assuming when you mention 'size' you mean radius/diameter) is more or less, the size of Neptune or Uranus. As a result, it would possess a crushing gravity. Such a world would either by a super oceanic planet with oceans several hundreds of kilometers deep (or more) and possessing an extremely dense thick atmosphere or a gas giant planet similar to Jupiter. Quite simply, it's all a matter of mass. Your world is more like something out of a fantasy sci-fi setting like WH 40k or possibly Star Wars. The weather patterns and vulcanism of your planet (largely due to it's high eccentricity) is far more plausible however. Stick with the believable and go from there.

The Space Engine software is based on current hard science and current scientific data.

Update; Okay, I started up a photobucket account. So far, so good! Now all I need to do is figure out how place files on it.

Sacrifice children to the god Baal. Once done, you will be prompted to drag and drop your files for upload.

Sskiss wrote:Sorry Autochthonia, but judging from your description, such a planet is not likely to exist. A terrestrial world 5 times the size of the Earth (I'm assuming when you mention 'size' you mean radius/diameter) is more or less, the size of Neptune or Uranus. As a result, it would possess a crushing gravity. Such a world would either by a super oceanic planet with oceans several hundreds of kilometers deep (or more) and possessing an extremely dense thick atmosphere or a gas giant planet similar to Jupiter. Quite simply, it's all a matter of mass. Your world is more like something out of a fantasy sci-fi setting like WH 40k or possibly Star Wars. The weather patterns and vulcanism of your planet (largely due to it's high eccentricity) is far more plausible however. Stick with the believable and go from there.

The Space Engine software is based on current hard science and current scientific data.

Well, if is based on that, how about 3,5x Earth gravity?

I know what you are thinking: what this guy is trying to do, space dwarves?

Yep, but more close to the original "nordic" description.

Let me explain: in nordic mythology, there are two races of elves - the "Light Elves" and the "Dark Elves". The Light Elves had been imagined (and with the help of the modern interpretation of Tolkien) as "fairy-like" Humans who live in the forests and beautiful natural places, while the "Dark Elves" were supposed to live under the earth, and were recognized as master metallurgists and engineers.

In the Middle Ages, there was of course, mining, and in the conditions of the time, the best mine workers were smaller in stature then the populational medium (so much so that children were in fact preferential workers for mines and other subterranean activities) and with that, the image of the modern "dwarf" got stuck.

BUT... It is understood by modern translations of the nordic sagas that the "Dark Elves" were in the end not too far apart from their "Light" kin, only indicated to be "more malicious" but also "industrious and crafty, ingenious and inventive with metals and stones".

With this, I can see a Drow from D&D, but more "beefier" then the basic elf, thanks for the mining and forging all day long.

Hear is what my thread OP might look like - at least for now. If anyone has any further ideas, let me know.

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Home World Creation – For PMT/ FT nations only

This is a service I am providing for the Nation States PMT/FT community at large.

I will be using a software package called “Space Engine”. This software allows individuals to edit celestial bodies in any given system and use a screenshot function to photograph it. Note, this software is based on hard scientific principles, and not high ‘science fantasy’ settings. Bear this in mind, before making a decision to apply. You can describe your home world to me in at least some detail and I will try to create something as close to your description as possible. Such details can include various surface features and terrain as well as colour. Bear in mind, a certain amount of ‘artistic license’ will likely be the case on my part. I will however, do my best to be accurate. Perhaps in time, this process can be extended to an entire star system.

Note, that the term ‘homeworld’ is, in this case, a rather generalized term. A homeworld can also include asteroid belts or moons. It can also include any world that is not by definition habitable.

To reiterate, Space Engine is based on current hard science and current astronomical data. That means no terrestrial worlds the size of Neptune or Jupiter, or worlds shaped like discs and so on. Such is within the realm of “Science Fantasy” universes like WH 40K or, to a lesser extent, Star Wars. In other words, keep it ‘down to earth’ so to speak.

How to Submit a Proper Entry

Post your nation name and the name of your homeworld along with it’s population. Be patient, I will update the entries as soon as I can.

Example

Nation:
Homeworld:
Population:

Entrance for Homeworld:

Nation: Autochthonia
Homeworld: Metallica
Population: 916 million

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