Tauri (world)

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Tauri/Vland (Vland 1817)
Milieu 0
A430899-0
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere3 Vacuum (very thin)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population8 Moderate (200 million)
Government9 Impersonal Bureaucracy
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech Level0 Pre-Industrial (primitive)
Classic Era (1115)
A430998-F
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere3 Vacuum (very thin)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population9 High (4 billion)
Government9 Impersonal Bureaucracy
Law8 High Law (controlled blades)
Tech LevelF High Stellar (anagathics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K3 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 0
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Tauri is a poor, non-agricultural, high-population desert world, with a billion or more sophonts struggling to survive in a inhospitable environment.

  • This world has no free-standing water.
  • It is unable to produce quality foodstuffs and must import them.
  • Despite this world's industrial prowess, the world remains poor. Some blame it on the high prices of food, which must be imported. Others blame the nature of a desert world. Whatever the reason, something needs to change in order for this world to prosper.
  • 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 Vland Subsector of Vland Sector in the Domain of Vland.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

No information yet available.

Monostellar System[edit]

Tauri Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Tauri Primary Orange K3 V


System Data[edit]

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Mainworld Data[edit]

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Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

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Native Lifeforms[edit]

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History & Background / Dossier[edit]

Tauri is a poor, high-population desert world located in Vland Subsector in Vland Sector.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

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

World Starport[edit]

Tauri has an excellent quality starport.

  • A Class-A Starport Facility has very well developed shipyards and is capable of producing first rate starships.
  • This facility has many very skilled personnel who can perform not only major repair work, but overhaul work as well.
  • This facility has advanced refueling and refining infrastructure. One may purchase practically any kind of refined fuel here.
  • Almost every starport of this class possesses both a Lowport and a Highport. Sometimes multiple ports of each type.

World Technology Level[edit]

Tauri possesses a Technology Level of TL–15 or TL-F in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Tauri has an Impersonal Bureaucracy government.

  • It is a government by agencies which are insulated from the governed.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Oligarchy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Hegemony.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

Because of Tauri's strategic position as a first world on the Vilani Main, its economy is supported mainly by banking and commerce flowing through its port, rather than by onworld industries.

Trade Data[edit]

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World Demographics[edit]

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World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.

Urbanization[edit]

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Historical Data[edit]

The mainworld is notable as it was the first planet to be visited by Vilani starfarers, before the First Imperium was formed.

  • Although originally colonized as a scientific research station, its population has grown to extremes over the millennia.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

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References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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