Tropical World

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A Tropical World possesses a climate relatively warmer than normal although it is still considered habitable. Its orbit is at the inner and warmer edge of the Habitable Zone. These worlds often have hot climates at the upper limits of human temperature endurance.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

However, while less hospitable than a more conventionally temperate world, tropical worlds are often considered veritable paradises even if most don't meet the exact specifications for a garden world.

Planetary Characteristics[edit]

A Tropical World is relatively warmer than normal (...although it is considered habitable). Its orbit is at the inner (warmer) edge of the Habitable Zone. The world has a Hot climate (...at the upper limits of human temperature endurance).

TC Temperate World Series (Hospitable) (IISS Scout Handbook, pgs. 490-491)
Type Code Size Atm Hyd Pop Gov Law Remarks
Tropical World Tr 6789 4456789 34567 -- -- -- Tropic HZ neg. Hotter. Starward.
Temperate World Tp 6789 4456789 34567 -- -- -- Temperate. HZ. Just right.
Tundra World Tu 6789 4456789 34567 -- -- -- Tundra HZ pos. Colder. Staraway.

Probably Planetary Orbit & Climate[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The down side of tropical worlds can be strange diseases, un-fecund soils, and dangerous local lifeforms.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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