EARTH SECTOR 1 DAEDALUS STATION LT. CMDR. ADA NOVAK Journal Entry #95 I’ve just returned back from Earth after attending the Metis Conference discussing brain neuroplasticity—the brain’s ability to develop new connections throughout life. It featured a mix of neurosurgeons, neuroscientists, psychologists, politicians, and military as well as some wealthy private investors. I am naturally …

EARTH SECTOR 1 DAEDALUS STATION RING THREE The military shuttle ride up from Earth, to Daedalus Station, was routine and uneventful. But for Lieutenant Commander Ada Novák it was anything but. This was only her second ‘jump’ topside and, while still nervous, she nonetheless savoured the whole experience. That moment between feeling the weight of …

JUPITER PATROL SECTOR 4 UPSF DREADNOUGHT, RESOURCE THE BRIDGE : 15.00 HRS With the preparations well underway for the Operational lock-down, the rangy frame of Marine Commander Major Andrew Martin now occupies the third of the Command chairs on the Bridge shelf. Next to him, with arms resting lightly on her own console, the Captain’s …

JUPITER SECTOR 4 CALLISTO SATELLITE CYST LABS Sitting back from his clear plastique moulded desk, Albanini Castellitto, stared at the framed holopic of his wife and two daughters. His fingers tightly curled around the logic key he’d just removed from the small insignificant white box sat atop his desk. His mind stalled in a moment …

JUPITER PATROL SECTOR 4 UPSF DREADNOUGHT, RESOURCE CHARLIE UNIT Five rings down and three sections over from the Bridge, situated next to Marine Ops and adjacent the Flight hanger, Charlie—one of four-sections in the Marine Prep-area—is a buzz with coordinated activity. The specialist unit, headed up by the mountainous shape of Marine Sergeant Ishmael Washington, …

MARS NEW SHANGHAI SHESHAN PLAZA QUINGFENG INN Colonel Darius Jedburgh stood in the semi darkness of his room, and ran the black light over the purple flimsy sat on the desk. He quickly absorbed the illuminated text before the edges curled and the thin film dissolved. All that was left was a fine dusting of …

Jupiter Patrol Sector 4 UPSF Dreadnought, Resource Captain’s Ready Room Captain’s Log Entry #17449 It is no surprise that here we are, once again, chasing down ghosts out in the farthest reaches of our patrol area. When the intel started to trickle in, followed closely by top priority communiques from Fleet. I knew then we …

JUPITER PATROL SECTOR 4 UPSF DREADNOUGHT, RESOURCE THE BRIDGE HUNG AGAINST a backdrop of stars, the huge swirling mass of Jupiter commands centre stage. Its gravitational pull so strong, it almost seems to ripple space itself. One lone insignificant mot spins past the super gas-giant with a grace its structure belies. The central body of …

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