Linked Questions

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Reasonable starting population?

Here is something a bit more rigorous related to my Kepler Bb Civilization I thought 100 humanoids transported with these criteria: 1:1 male:female ratio No children below 15 No ill or otherwise ...
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Is a double circulatory system useful?

Humanoid and Planet I understand that you might think "2 circulatory systems require more oxygen so obviously it is not useful." but I know my Kepler Bb humanoids inside and out from anatomy and ...
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Generation ship: Too restrictive requirements? [closed]

I have started rewriting my generation ship story and the first scene after the background info(just a little to start it up, not a lot) is where an alien named Pistol Star decides who is to go on the ...
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My generation ship aliens: Nocturnal and Diurnal plausible in same species?

Diurnal vs Nocturnal These aliens have genes that influence whether the alien will be diurnal or nocturnal. Hatching time also influences this. Genetics: DD - Diurnal NN - Nocturnal DN or ND - ...
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Underground City scenario: Unpredicted earthquake

If an earthquake happens, will people underground be in more danger than people above ground or not? I can think of several pros and cons for each: Stay underground Pros: Minimum risk of ...
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My generation ship aliens: Plausible development?

Development The females ovulate on average 5-15 eggs per cycle. Unfertilized eggs get reabsorbed and fertilized eggs start developing a shell. The shell takes 2 weeks to fully form. Once all the ...
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Egg pouch: Chest or Abdomen? [closed]

My aliens in my generation ship story are reptilian with some mammal characteristics. They have 2 hands, each of which has 6 fingers. 2 of those fingers are thumbs and the thumbs are on opposite ...
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Baby defects: Complicated system

On the generation ship in one of my stories and possibly more, there exists a positive relationship between the egg laying humanoid aliens who have an egg pouch on their chest and the humans they are ...
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Operations coded for in DNA, Reasonable? [closed]

In my Math World story, all numbers are of a single race, no matter the base, irrational or rational, complex or geometry, same race. Sexual Reproduction is different in 3 ways actually, meiosis, ...
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Math World Zones [closed]

One of the stories I am working on is Math World. This is in fact a galaxy with several different solar systems. Arithmetic, the one I am working on right now has planets from planet base 2 closest to ...
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Volcanic winter related to moons?

My Kepler Bb planet has 4 moons and is habitable. So that is good. But all 4 of these moons are major moons which while indeed possible, could be a problem. You see, these moons are in resonance so ...