Neumann (world)

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Neumann/Gazulin (Trojan Reach 3105)
Classic Era (1115)
B876AA9-D
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size8 Large (12,800 km)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
PopulationA High (10 billion)
GovernmentA Charismatic Dictator
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech LevelD Average Stellar (holo data)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G3 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 3
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Neumann is a high-population, industrial world with a billion or more sophonts in population size.

  • As an industrial world, this planet has well-developed manufacturing and processing industries. Manufactured goods are a major export item.
  • Its economy is rapidly growing and living conditions are expected to rapidly improve barring outside forces.
  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Gazulin Subsector of Trojan Reach Sector in the Domain of Deneb.
  • This world has a nearby Imperial Naval Base, capable of handling warships.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Monostellar System[edit]

Neumann Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Neumann Primary Primary Yellow G3 V


History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Neumann is a heavily industrialized, high-population Imperial world located in the Gazulin Subsector of the Trojan Reach.

  • At 10 billion, it has the highest population in the subsector and along with Gazulin is one of the two most important worlds in the subsector.
  • The system contains a Naval Base.

The Neumann system was settled by transhumanist Terrans who made extensive use of cybernetics, nanotechnology and artificial intelligence.

  • The colony developed rapidly through use of self-replicating robots and powerful AI.
  • However, the planet was nearly destroyed when a self-replicating swarm or ‘grey goo’ was released.
  • Within days the rogue swarm had devoured much of the Neumann civilization before researchers halted the advance by releasing even more self-replicating swarms.
  • The new swarms were programmed to demolish the old swarms but replicated themselves at a much slower rate.

In the wake of this devastation a new religious cult, the Shield Church, assumed absolute rule of the planet. Today, more than a third of the surface is ‘swarm zone’, where different evolving breeds of nanotech fight. Visits to the swarm zone are illegal without Shield Church permission. The Church strictly controls the introduction of new technology on Neumann.

Imperial High (Landed) Nobility[edit]

Neumann, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of three members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

Other Data[edit]

Non-canon: Neumann is an earth-like planet within the Domain of Deneb.

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