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    Thread: Update the Star article
Post: RE: Update the Star article

The Astronomer Wrote: (01-29-2023, 12:23 PM) -- Materials Aside from light and warmth, stars are also useful as sources of materials. Most stars primarily consist of hydrogen and helium, with heavie...
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 42 629 01-29-2023, 12:36 PM
    Thread: December/January 2023 Updated articles
Post: RE: December/January 2023 Updated articles

Also: https://www.orionsarm.com/eg-article/638d2ba84b2c6 Gigaverse, The New article, wasn't in the last set of updates.
Crossroads The latest from Orion's Arm 2 95 01-29-2023, 10:29 AM
    Thread: Dietrich and the S1 section of the rise of the archailects article
Post: RE: Dietrich and the S1 section of the rise of the...

Quick note: there was some discussion on early Homo Superior in the following link, touching on ages to accomplish certain things and such. We tweaked the Lee Interorbital page as a result. This may b...
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 34 316 01-26-2023, 04:36 PM
    Thread: Celestial Bodies of the Solar System
Post: RE: Celestial Bodies of the Solar System

Glad to see this. It's always bugged me that the picture you mention in the 560 AT Solsys article makes it look like nothing was done to the planet over the next 500 years. The Technocalypse (https://...
Crossroads Art and Visual Media 3 37 01-26-2023, 04:26 PM
    Thread: Carina Rush - What is Oh-F-Star-4 a reference to?
Post: Carina Rush - What is Oh-F-Star-4 a reference to?

https://www.orionsarm.com/eg-article/47995fa7db2ca Quote: -- The Rush only really took off after the fall of the local "Third Federation". The "capital" is Oh-F-Star-4 near NGC 3247 (the name wa...
Crossroads General Setting Discussion 4 49 01-26-2023, 10:00 AM
    Thread: Typos
Post: RE: Typos

Everything from post #552-565 has now been handled. A few require response comments: sandcastles Wrote: (01-11-2023, 04:05 AM) -- I posted this in the constellations thread, but there are a few pr...
Crossroads Website and Content Issues 570 5,380 01-26-2023, 09:48 AM
    Thread: Article Update Request Thread
Post: RE: Article Update Request Thread

Now updated: https://www.orionsarm.com/eg-article/4b5136d212684 Also tweaked the Interplanetary Age timeline entry accordingly.
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 128 1,686 01-26-2023, 08:41 AM
    Thread: Sephirotic Empires (rewrite)
Post: RE: Sephirotic Empires (rewrite)

Now added, thanks.
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 46 654 01-26-2023, 08:05 AM
    Thread: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total Population
Post: RE: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total...

"Exclusive" here is just internal shorthand for 'belongs to Cyberia but not other empires'. Exact verbiage in the data panel TBD. I think we should list both numbers though in the data panel because o...
Crossroads General Setting Discussion 15 165 01-24-2023, 07:25 AM
    Thread: Inner Sphere text - possible revision?
Post: RE: Inner Sphere text - possible revision?

The Astronomer Wrote: (01-23-2023, 09:15 AM) -- When I was working on the Inner Sphere, I had a proposal to revise the text intro to the topic as well (https://www.orionsarm.com/forum/showthread.php?...
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 11 118 01-23-2023, 03:40 PM
    Thread: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total Population
Post: RE: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total...

This all sounds good. We'll probably clarify the nature of the MPA population as well as MRC, Kepleria, and Oikoumene down the road then. For now, here's a revised population summary for any further c...
Crossroads General Setting Discussion 15 165 01-23-2023, 03:13 PM
    Thread: Dietrich and the S1 section of the rise of the archailects article
Post: RE: Dietrich and the S1 section of the rise of the...

Lots of intriguing ideas in this thread, I look forward to seeing how this all develops.  :) Gabrielle of Gaussia Wrote: (01-23-2023, 12:01 PM) -- d) I really like the suggestion of mentioning ho...
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 34 316 01-23-2023, 03:08 PM
    Thread: Article Update Request Thread
Post: RE: Article Update Request Thread

Alias_the_j Wrote: (01-20-2023, 02:40 AM) -- As for a separate Update Request on the low-priority side, I'd suggest the Amerindian Worlds. Amerindian Worlds Wrote: -- Amerindian Worlds are a serie...
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 128 1,686 01-21-2023, 05:44 AM
    Thread: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total Population
Post: RE: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total...

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-21-2023, 12:16 AM) -- Fair enough re MRC being only a small percentage of the overall embodied population (although 7.6% is still a lot). However, things get a bit trickier if we...
Crossroads General Setting Discussion 15 165 01-21-2023, 05:35 AM
    Thread: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total Population
Post: RE: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total...

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-20-2023, 12:02 AM) -- alphaomega325 Wrote: (01-19-2023, 10:14 PM) -- Well I just found a problem.  For the Metropolis ring city article we have it at 2.946 quadrillion as seen h...
Crossroads General Setting Discussion 15 165 01-20-2023, 05:24 AM
    Thread: Sephirotic Empires (rewrite)
Post: RE: Sephirotic Empires (rewrite)

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-20-2023, 12:16 AM) -- Crossroads Wrote: (01-19-2023, 10:34 AM) -- Despite these difficulties, most sophontologists in the Current Era estimate that the 16 Sephirotics proper are...
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 46 654 01-20-2023, 04:42 AM
    Thread: Article Update Request Thread
Post: RE: Article Update Request Thread

Attempt at a quick revision to make it more plausible, thanks for the ideas. I think generally fads only last a year or two IRL, so I went with that. I figure the "real" EG has millions of entries of ...
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 128 1,686 01-19-2023, 11:35 AM
    Thread: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total Population
Post: RE: The Sephirotic Empires: Let's Divide the Total...

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-16-2023, 01:58 AM) -- Thanks for taking this on! :D Looking over the numbers given nothing is leaping out at me screaming 'No! No! No!'. Off the top of my head, I don't see an...
Crossroads General Setting Discussion 15 165 01-19-2023, 10:35 AM
    Thread: Sephirotic Empires (rewrite)
Post: RE: Sephirotic Empires (rewrite)

Thanks MacGregor! Based on Todd's suggestion here (https://www.orionsarm.com/forum/showthread.php?tid=5742&pid=71710#pid71710), and using wording similar to that hashed out already here (https://ww...
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 46 654 01-19-2023, 10:34 AM
    Thread: Minor Werewolf update
Post: RE: Minor Werewolf update

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-18-2023, 01:58 PM) -- On a different but related note - What do you think of the idea of having early superturings play a role in those advances in biotech that you mention above...
Crossroads Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 22 226 01-19-2023, 10:09 AM