Image from Steve Bowers
|Most of the ships that were built by the Backyarders were crude, like this vessel with pulsed-fusion drive, a concept which can be traced back to the dawn of the Information Age|
"α Cen or bust!"
— from graffiti (possibly incomplete) daubed on the hull of a small manned capsule, the wreckage of which was salvaged from Old Earth orbit in 708 AT.
|130 to 400 AT: The Interplanetary Age||400 to 530 AT: The Nanotech Age||530 to 900 AT: The Sundering|
|Cultures and Sub-Cultures|