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The Luminitars (BioCatia)
« on: January 08, 2008, 11:24:56 am »
The Luminitars:
Part 1.



The Luminitars are referred as the oldest of the younger races, and are de facto the rulers of Biocatia though they have no real interest in using their power to manage it in any way. These small creatures have changed current Biocatia so greatly one cannot imagine how life would look without them. From the wormhole gates, to the massive upliftings, and even most of the galactic technology around, it is all the work of Luminitarian scientists.

Home Planet:
AACC, an 85% water filled moist world with extreme tides due to a huge moon. Its sun went supernova ages ago and AACC was lost. The Luminitars attempted to use a wormhole gate to move the planet to a new star system yet due to “miscalculations” they have driven their whole star system into the gate and when the two stars met they created a massive supernova that killed life in many nearby systems and AACC was lost forever. Their new home world ACABA is an artificial water filled planet with a unique system of rising boards that sink and rise according to an artificially created tide mimicking mechanism in order to make it feel like home for the Luminitars. Most Luminitarian colonies though aren’t terraformed and their inhibitors live on dry land with watery baths pools and cannels for their other needs.   

Biology:
Diet: Omnivores.
Age average: natural 55, modern 220.
Natural atmosphere: Oxygen rich.
Physical:
These small amphibian 1.2 meters tall creatures are a small threat to anyone physically. They can stretch their legs though and rise up to 1.7 meters though its harder and unnatural for them to walk that way. They have three single joint legs with soft paws that have a limited ability to grasp things, mainly for better grasping of rigid ground. They have two muscular hands with 4 thin long fingers with great flexibility. They have rather large skulls to contain their massive brains that grow longer behind their backs and two fin like thick muscle based organs at both sides of their necks that are used for better swimming. They can draw their neck back until the end of their heads and back meets almost enabling them to see things behind them. They have a single pair of eyes with no pupils and a wonderful sense of sight enabling them to almost 30 times the number of movements the human eye can. Between their eyes there is an organ called the Luminator. This organ produces rapid luminescence the Luminitars use as a form of communication language and speech. The Luminators have long mouths filled with tiny sharp teeth that have a very limited vocal ability and therefore have no natural language.

Locomotion:
Because their home planet is a watery one with extreme tides that on a daily bases turn seas into plains and flood whole territories amphibian creatures succeeded greatly there. The Luminators like many of the creatures in their home world are amphibians as well and therefore are able both to walk on dry land and to swim quite efficiency as well. Their swimming technique looks much like earth squids use by “wiping” the water with all their limbs at once.



Body Structure:
The Luminitars have a rather primitive skeletal system with very few bones and almost no caging bones like ribs and a very nonflexible skull. In order to cover for this they have evolved an inner system of pressure bladders filled with jelly like matter mainly covering their head and lower torso (where their vital organs residence). When an organ is damaged the bladders next to it often harden and increase in size something that can be seen even by looking at the wounded Luminitar. When a Luminitar dies these bladders often fill up almost to the point of bursting and the corpse gets very deformed and by a gentle wound can brake apart releasing the inner fluids.

Waste release and Reproduction:
As Amphibians the Luminitars need water to survive. Their skin for example hardness and cracks if it doesn’t get in full contact with water at least once a month. They can only release liquid waste when they are in a watery environment for when they release it (about once in a few days) their waste releasing organ that residences below their back leg opens and their inside environment gets in contact with the water. They can also release some of the waste from their skins only when in water and use this method mainly if they have consumed a substance hard to digest or a poison. They can also release solid waste instead of all this in dry land though they rarely do so as in the long run it damages their digestion organs. The Luminitars can also reproduce only in the water. They do so usually when they hold their partner in their neck fins (sometimes more than one partner, though this is done only in relatively close tribes and communities) and while the male releases the sperm into the water from its reproduction organ behind his fins the female opens her reproduction hatches that residence above each of her legs and can only be seen when opened (the males have those as well for evolutionary reasons and can use them in the same way though they have no reproductive use) and releases a set of chemicals that attract the sperm (using hydrogen bonds). Because this activity gives great pleasure the Luminitars they use it as a way to form tribal social bonds though it is considered something private between the partners and not something that should be spoken of. The Luminitars give birth to live larvae like babies, often 1-3 at each birth. They have a pregnancy of 5 months and get pregnant about once every three years in “nature”. The larvae grow into young capable children in the age of 4 and grow into adults in the age of 10.



Child Rising:
The child rising in the Luminitar society is considered the role of the whole tribe. The female parent often feels related to her young and takes care of them much like earth mothers do for most of their lives. The male parent on the other hand rarely does so, and often doesn’t even know which of the offspring are his. Still the tribe takes care of its members as equals. Members of the tribe, even in modern times, often choose to take the children even in the larvae stage with them to expose them to new experiences. 

Intelligence:
Evolutionary the Luminators were omnivore scavengers that lived mainly in the shore caves of AACC, which were flooded on a daily basis. Because vocal communication in the water is a much trickier business they evolved the sight base communication method. Even their early ancestors were group based creatures that used their numbers to avoid being preyed, to assist each other in the gathering and hunting, and warn each other from coming waves of deadly floods that will smash those unprepared into the deadly rocky shores. All those unique conditions were perfect for the evolving of intelligence for only those who worked in groups and studied their always-changing environments survived. It is a known fact the Luminitarian brain works rather differently than those of most species. Their whole way of thinking is based on two main unique mechanisms, the need to understand all, and that guessed and random information is better than no information at least at first. All Luminitars has a basic need to understand anything they come across with making them naturally a race thriving for knowledge. As such they have made massive experiments, research and studies, exploration and mapping and data storing about almost anything they could think of. In a way all Luminitars are scientists eager to learn about the unknown. The other unique feature they have for random assumption, as a temporary solution was quite useful to satisfy their first need and stop them from going crazy from the lust for knowledge. On the other hand it also caused a very bizarre form of behavior. When a Luminitar comes across with something he or she doesn’t know or recognize their initial behavior is simply unpredictable. This affects various fields of life from racial diplomacy to science and even war. Still the Luminitars are considered one of the most intelligent species in Biocatia.



Inner organs:
In many ways the Luminitars are very familiar to our earthly vertebrates. They have a spine, a blood system and pumps, inner organs, a neural center, a digestion system a skeleton (though primitive), a reproduction system, and muscles which are based on similar techniques using different chemical compounds. On the other hand they have a different array and form of this very basic way of organization. First they have the mentioned pressure bladders that are used to support their skeleton and protect their inner organs and could be found all around their body in different sizes and locations. They also have their reproduction organs in very unique areas, above their legs (female) and behind their fins (males). Their waste releasing organs are above their back leg and are very much like the earth rectum but protected by a skin tissue that opens only when releasing the waste. They have three “hearts”: A main heart in their lower belly under all the other organs, and two smaller pumps in their muscular hands for better spread and supply of oxygen to this critical area. Above their main hear the inner digestion and waste release organs lay. They fill the whole lower belly and left side of the torso. In the right side of the torso a string based breathing organ evolved enabling them to breath both in the water and air. Their pharynx is rather narrow but filled with muscles enabling them to swallow wholly hard crusted organisms and digest them for up to hours in it before they would release the broken fully digestible shards into the rest of their systems. They have no tongues but instead have a very flexible end of mouth, which can stretch and grasp things easily. They taste and partly smell from that part.

Explanation of the surgery picture:
A – post-death tumors that are caused by the swallowing of the pressure bladders.
B – the hearts\blood pumps.
C – The stringy lungs.
D – digestion system.
E – the brain, neural center.
F – A head pressure bladder.
G – reproduction hatches.
H – male reproduction organs.



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Re: The Luminitars (BioCatia)
« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2008, 11:25:20 am »
Part 2, sub part A:

History and Civilization:
In the dawn of their prehistory the Luminitars were tribal people living in tiny groups rather oblivious to other tribes with very primitive territorial relations. As they advanced technologically and started keeping records of their knowledge and history tribal relations became more important as many tribes that were previously hunter gatherers became aggressive warrior tribes that raided others, mainly in the amphibian forests of their home world where there was food in abundance. To gain certain security using their social skills the tribes of the amphibian forests invented a system of mutual relations in which a group of tribes lived in a united territory, though most of the times slightly apart, and that way have number advantages over their attackers. These small communities in time grew to sub nations and city-states and spread beyond the forests while the raiders had to migrate around the planet spreading the system they were fighting against. Still the connections between the many tribes and sub-nations were rather loose with no mutual interest and many different societies grew, from the seas of AACC to the barren lands, different langauges, cultures, ideologies and rituals. This might have stayed that way if not for one of their most basic instincts, the need for knowledge and its recordings. As different tribes gathered different information and written language was invented quite early due to its obvious need and the trading of information became the most important trade. Generally tribal and ultra-tribal relations became more positive and many sub nations co-existed in the same territories. This unique fabric carried on until their medieval age where the city states grew bigger into provincial kingdoms and territory became much more important and therefore relations between the sub nations became harsher and wars became common. Writings merchant, Luminitars who wandered the land trading writings from one civilization to another became the core of the ultra-society and kept the aggressive ever fighting kingdoms still united in a way and helped the Luminitars advance. Finally when they reached the industrial age certain kingdoms used their technological advantage to conquer their weaponry primitive neighbors in great masses and became super nations. This act was considered so brutal that this age will be known in the future as the “Age of Cruelness”. Still some growing nations didn’t impose their ways on their conquered nations and became federal states. These federal states that were mostly common in the great lakes of AACC united together to become the “Cultural Alliance”, which saw it as a goal to help those who were unfortunated to gain the needed technology to protect themselves and unite them together while keeping their cultural ways. These tensions between the alliance and the growing super nations grew into a total war in the end of the industrial age which ended up in the loss of the super nations and division of the societies into 7 great federal nations. All those federal nations were friendly to each other and somewhere in the late modern age due to a speech of an extremely known thinker called FF of the GAGD who talked about free information as the most basic of moralities, the new “share of knowledge” law was legalistic in 6 of the 7 nations and the Institution for Research and Exploration was formed. The last nation, which in time called itself “The Wall Guardian” which was originally the most advanced technologically, feared it would lose its advantage and therefore didn’t sign the pact. In time that meant it was left out without new information and technology and slowly lost its edge. Therefore the last war in their civilization age arose as this nation turned against one of its neighbors. The other 5 nations debated whether to assist the attacked nation as there was no official alliance between the 6 nations when it came to protection and meanwhile the attacked nation was almost burned to dust and tens of millions were slaughtered. Finally in a legendary committee after a heart tearing speech by the prime minister of the attacked nation the 6 nations agreed and signed a pact, which joins their military efforts in time of need. The “Wall Guardian” was destroyed and split between the federal nations. When the Luminitars reached space the final most known committee has taken place, in which all the nations joined together under a united government, and so the federal provincial system rose.

Personality, sociality, morality, mentality and psychology:
First as social omnivores the Luminitars enjoy the company of others on a daily basis. In fact loner Luminitars or outcasts often quite quickly go crazy. Luminitars are also rather empathic creatures easily placing themselves in others’ positions and helping other Luminitars almost always, mainly those in their tribe or near area. Luminitars have mixed loyalty to greater bodies such as governments and organizations and except their racial brothers, federal government, and institution of research and exploration they are only loyal to those close to them. The Luminitars all have a basic instinct of research and exploration that must be fulfilled. All Luminitars are also scientists in a way being members of the research institution and researching things either related to their profession or as a side “hobby”. In almost every Luminitarian colony one could find many free usable laboratories accessible to anyone who wishes to use them. In fact knowledge had a huge impact on their society. Giving false information and lying is considered one of the greatest moral sins a Luminitar can do, often judged for many years in prison depending on the effect of the lie. Also information is not a commodity in their current society, but is free for all who needs it. Because of this their democratic ways are quite efficient as all citizens are shared with the governments’ information and data (though most of them are rather not interested in this). All the Luminitarian information is stored in the Ultra Archives and Ultra Libraries in many planetary systems in order to keep the information available to all around Biocatia. The Luminitars also rarely prejudge anyone or any race and are generally very logical yet optimistic about anything they come across with. Their whole wrong and errors mind mechanism combined with this optimism makes them a rather naïve race when it comes to the unknown, something most find adorable yet rather dangerous. For example this quality resulted in the destruction of their home system. Though the Luminitars really enjoy informative conversations about newly discovered data they are easily bored with talking to other species both because they find the topics they discuss about none important and because conversations take almost 50 times more than their racial luminator based talks.

Communication \ Language:
As vocal communication wasn’t natural for the Luminitars their language, considered by some a natural language, is an extremely complex language based on the light they produce from their Luminator. As the Luminitar eye can see very rapid movements and distinguish between them their letters in the language are based on the length of the sudden luminosity. The shortest light, known by aliens as A, is a mil-second and the longest known as U is 2 hundredths of a second. Because of this their conversations are usually much shorter and much more information could be passed in a short period of time than that in vocal conversations. Their written language is based on the same principle as A is represented by a single line, B by a bit thicker line, and the letters get thicker and thicker as it goes on. Words are recognized by the fact the lines are connected by a horizontal line while in “spoken” language words are determined by a pause of exactly 3 hundredth of a second. The Luminitarian text is read from left to right and switches the side it is read from each line.


(The letters)


(Example for wirtten text)

Culture and Art:
The Luminitars are fascinated by the cultures of others. Though they have their distinct forms of culture and art the Luminitar tend to love and study the cultures of other races. It is considered fashionable to see the weirdest alien movies availed for example as it shows interest in the unrehearsed. In Luminitarian houses alien art in the most common form of decoration and a true sign of success. Still in would be unfair to say that the Luminitars do not produce their own arts, yet they don’t see it that way, and mainly see it as a way to study their inner feelings and surroundings.



Visual Art:
As the visual sense is the most intense Luminitarian sense visual arts are the most common authentic Luminitarian art form. Since early in their history the Luminitars used paintings color and mainly forms to express their emotions. From primitive cave paintings to stone carving up to massive stone paintings and in their modern age to screen light based ever changing art the Luminitar artist is considered a true scientist of the visual.

One should notice all Luminitarian visual art pieces are shaped as a way, a maze, or a road, sometimes even a crossroad. This element speaks to the Luminitarian mind as it tries to guide it into understanding the message or feelings of the creator. Many paintings try to lead the viewer through a journey while some try to take into the wrongs and errors in order to give the viewer a larger prospective over the idea mentioned. In many pieces of art using text is allowed and encouraged, like the known masterpiece “The Way for a Way” that uses only letters and form to pass the message of the creation. Another known art piece is the “Generosity to the Body” which is extremely known due to the fact a sketch of it could be found on most galactic MAF cans in Biocatia.


(The masterpiece "The Way for a Way")


(The masterpiece "Generosity to the Body")

Sensational Pleasures, Arts, and food:
While in nature the Luminitars are generalist omnivores that feed on anything from fruits, aquatic creatures, sand picked wormlings, raw parts of plants and even rotting meat and therefore evolved a powerful sense of taste and smell to detect dangers. The modern Luminitars have a very unvaried diet that consists of single meal of “MAF” a day the most common food source in the universe that consists of a tasteless array of meat fat and plants forged together.   

Instead the Luminitars see taste as an experience. Even traditionally tiny amounts of extremely tasteful food were part of their cultures, mostly used either as a reward or by the wealthy to make them feel good in hard times or celebrations. In modern times these small sense-pleasers are chemically produces and have no nutrient value. There are 5 main sense-pleasers’ types:

Sweet-pleasers – These pleasers mimic the sense the front mouth taste buds produce when they come across with high calorie foods.

Salt-pleasers - These pleasers mimic the sense the front mouth taste buds produce when they come across with highly salty foods.

Repulsive-pleasers – These pleasers mimic the sense the front mouth taste buds produce when they come across with extremely rotten or poisonous foods. Only unique individuals that enjoy this bizarre taste use this flavor.

Electric-pleasers – These pleasers produce an unnatural taste using small electric charges given to the tasting organ. These charges give an arousing sensation similar to that which is produces using their sexual intercourse.

Knowledge-pleasers – These pleasers are extremely illegal as they break the moral code of giving false knowledge, or at least the sense of knowledge. Still they are used commonly by heavy addicts in the Luminitarian society and are considered one of the greatest problems the race faces. These pleasers use certain brain oriented chemicals that give the user the sense he or she have gained new knowledge, something of great pleasure for the Luminitars.

The pleasers are also used as an art form by special chemist artists called the “Sense-makers”. These artists use their knowledge of chemistry and biology to create pleasers that will give specific sensations as they please, in order to pass a message on the society or metaphorically show their feelings. These pleasers are often shown in great galleries where the viewers pass by the work and taste them.

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Re: The Luminitars (BioCatia)
« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2008, 11:25:53 am »
Part 2, sub part B (New!!!):

Technology:

Wormhole Gates:



One of the greatest contributions of the Luminitarian race to Biocatia, a feature one can’t easily miss, is the Wormhole Gates that could be found almost in every planetary system, sometimes more than once. As hyperspace, a theory suggested in the past by many, was found to be impossible and even ridicules travel, for the Luminitars in the dawn of their galactic civilization was quite a pain. Journeys of many years and the gap of age and time between the travelers and their planets started to damage the growing space civilization that was eager to colonize the world near them and study the galaxy. Therefore a group of Luminitarian scientists leaded by BGA of the MM-GAK funded by the Luminitarian Federal Institution of research and exploration started working on a new project that will ease space transportation. After many years of research including many wrongs and errors they finally constructed the massive major wormhole in their home world of AACC and another one at a nearby-colonized planetary system. As time passed by the wormhole gates became smaller making it easier to transport them fully into a new system after a journey of a few years and then activate them. The only problem is that each wormhole can only connect to another wormhole through the reaping of space using a great amount of mass, which allows long travels through space going from only one wormhole to another almost instantly. Therefore the Luminitars came up with two solutions. The first is the construction of more than one wormhole in every system and that way creating a network of connections and “portals”. The other solution is the exchange of destiny location. Most wormholes once every few months change the wormhole they are connected to.

When other races joined the galactic scene and met the Luminitars (or the Luminitars met them) almost always the Luminitars gave away the wormhole technology and the service of building for them wormhole gates in most of their planets (some say it started as a Luminitarian experiment). This technology enabled trade on a massive scale and made the whole universe a “galactic village”. On the other hand wars became much more deadly and invasions could occur from nowhere and whole systems could be conquered in a blink. Still now days not all ships use the wormholes. When exploring new planets or traveling to systems without wormhole gates the spaceship pilots have no choice but to travel near the speed of light. Because time passes by much faster for those traveling many of them don’t really care, especially those with no one waiting for them back home like space-pirates.


(Diffrent Luminitarian props)

Cryogenically freezing:
Not much to say about this technology. Invented before the wormhole gates yet still used today for very long journeys, or journeys without wormholes this technology allows an individual to freeze itself and stop the process of aging for up to 200 years. Though it is mainly based on the simple principle of freezing the organism completely stopping all biological processes this freezing cells are also based on a set of hormones and chemicals that shut whole biological systems down. Therefore one can easily use the freezing cells to kill an individual or save those who died from certain poisons as well.

Used by “natural travelers”, those who do not use wormholes, this technology makes the long near light speed journeys reasonable and passable.   

Galactic “MAF”:
Luminitarian scientists originally invented MAF after countless experiments that proved it was the official best and most suited meal for the Luminitars. It was invented at first when the Institution of Research and Exploration were searching for the perfect food to give to its explorers. This industrious food contains genetically modified and chemically improved combination of materials from the fauna and flora of their original home world. It is completely tasteless though it gives the eater a sense of fullness. Like most Luminitar technologies the MAF became wide spread round the galaxy. Therefore in order to suit other beings the MAF was transformed into five main types: Galactic Omnivore MAF, galactic carnivore MAF, galactic herbivore MAF, galactic Silicon MAF, and galactic producers MAF. Of course each of these MAFs are sub-categorized for specific species’ diets though the general MAF of each of these types surprisingly is quite suiting for most species of that type, at least as a side dish.

The personal Digi-Partner:
This device is almost obligatory for any self respecting Luminitar or individual that cares about the grand galaxy it lives in. The Digi-Partner is a small computer the size of a palm that is held by a round sphere and a small screen that is attached by a hard polymer. The Digi-Partner is connected to the near by Ultra Library which sends all the needed information by request, as well as to the Ultra network which enables it to communicate with other Digi-Partners round the galaxy. The Digi-Partner has signal almost everywhere, from the deepest caves, to the meteors of lately explored systems, though in most cases as you get farer away from civilization it takes more time for the information to arrive.

The Ultra Archives:
Based on all the written information the Luminitars gathered before their galactic age the Ultra Archives is a massive artificial star constructed in an unknown place in space for protection. The Ultra Archives contain all the data the Luminitars have ever gathered, from galactic geography, to ho history, and in fact anything one could think of. The Ultra Archives are also connected to a network of Ultra Libraries, which could be found in most civilized systems. Each of those libraries is updated with new information that is gathered and is first sent to the Ultra Archives. Then using the Ultra network the information is spread to the libraries. Sometimes “information transports” carry the information when the information is titled “Luminitarian only” or when a new library is constructed. Because this process take time due to the complex network of wormhole gates libraries in outer regions often have none updated information. The “Data Paladins” of the Institution of Research and Exploration are of the few that know the location of the archives and are those in charge of protecting it.

There are rumors that an alien faction once attacked the Ultra Archives and that 1% of the data they contained was lost. It is said that in a short period of a single month that whole race was vanquished to dust, and that it has taken a month only because the Data Paladins had to record everything about that race before they destroyed it, and in fact their forces were completely able to destroy it in a few days.

The Ultra network:
Communication in Biocatia can only travel in the speed of light. This means that if communication has been used without wormhole gates it would take years to pass information and “video reports”, the most common form of communication in Biocatia. Therefore the Ultra network was invented, also supervised by the Institution of Research and Exploration this network of light sensors and lasers passes the information through the wormhole gates network all around the galaxy in order to allow communication between far away planets. It takes about between 20 minutes to a few months to pass information through wormhole-connected planets.

The Multiprop:
This small gadget was originally invented by the Institution as the basic kit, along with the Digi-Partner, for the explorer. The Multiprop is worn at the arm or wrist of the creature and includes an anti-matter battery, flashlight with 10 adjustable light levels, a personal laser weaponry used mainly for protection, and a personal knife. The whole Multiprop can also be shot only once as it is destroyed in impact as a personal missile. It also contains a personal lab, cells to enter the data, a syringe, and a shocker.


Tre-half Glasses (universal communication translator):
In modern days of Bioctia the Luminitars found it rather problematic to communicate with other spoken language races. With ability to hear or to produce a variety of sounds the Luminitars felt muted in a world of sound. Therefore quite early in their galactic history the Luminitarian scientists invented the “Tre-Half glasses”. This device was to be worn on both the eyes and Luminator and would cover only half of those organs, that way it will not interfere with regular Luminitars’ communication. The device was able to detect the sound that around the Luminitar, translate it into language, and beam it back to the viewer. As the technological lords of the galaxy all of their inventions ended up all around the galaxy. The Tre-half glasses were adapted using a few technological changes into a universal translator for all other species using the program it uses and general form and adding small amplifiers.

The Tribal system:
Even the Luminators’ ancestors were social omnivores that lived in small tribes of 10-50 members. These tribes were almost always leaded by all and mainly by the elders. Tribal property was united and all tribe members worked as a single autonomist group. In modern age the tribe still has a very important place in the Luminitars’ life. Most tribes live together, or at least meet often, much like earthly families. Tribes are often genetically connected for the offspring are raised by the female’s tribe and rarely the father (which is in most of the times of the same tribe) joins her as well. Still many tribes split after a few generations, and sometimes accept new members who feel uncomfortable with their own tribes or are orphans. Tribes that work together are very common in their society as well. Some tribes are known to be specialists in certain industries or fields of government and management.   



Government:   

- “So that all could know, be free, and be safe”. Prime minister MMA of the KADM.
The Luminitarian nation is a democratic federal republic. As such the Luminitars choose their representatives and prime minister, as well as their provincial leaders. Their government is extremely liberal and rarely get involves with the life of its citizens. Still it provides basic things to all like military protection at times of need, free access to all information, food and residence for those in need, and free technological access as well as means to explore the galaxy.

The whole system of management is based on a bureaucratic hierarchy. Every city has a representative, which are supervised by the elected planet governor, which is supervised by the provincial elected leader, which is supervised by the council of rule (which are not elected, but chosen by skill), which are surprised by the elected prime minister. The prime minister and his\her council are both the legislators and the government but in reality rarely do anything except general reforms as the whole system runs itself. The leader of the military is also elected, as well as all the ministers, and most public officials local and federal. 


The Federal Institution of Research and Exploration:
Also known as The Fire, or Ire. De fact the ruler and most important organization in the Luminitarian space and in fact in whole Biocatia. It is also in charge of the Ultra Archives and the Ultra Network. This organization of which almost every Luminitar and many none Luminitars are members of see it as a goal to gain all the knowledge possible and support the research of everything and if officially the federal branch of the Luminitarian government for science knowledge research and exploration. It is merely rumors but some suggest the Institution also uses its power politically to change and create events around the galaxy that will be in favor of its actions. Still the insinuation is rather friendly and often assists growing governments in establishing themselves by supplying them with free research materials, information, and technological means. It also has its own army called the “Data Paladins” which are known to be quite fierce, accurate, deadly, and merciless. The organization is leaded by a council that elects its members, and is leaded by the “Knowledge Guardian”, the most elder member of the council and the most powerful creature in the universe.   

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Re: The Luminitars (BioCatia)
« Reply #3 on: January 08, 2008, 11:38:50 am »
The Luminars look awsome.
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« Reply #4 on: January 08, 2008, 12:04:45 pm »
Hmmm....


The name seems familiar  ;)
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Re: The Luminitars (BioCatia)
« Reply #5 on: January 08, 2008, 12:29:47 pm »
Am I missing anything? Is there a known Luminitar out there? They gained their name after their illumination of course so I'm kind of confused.

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« Reply #6 on: January 08, 2008, 12:34:48 pm »
It sounds like Luminican, that's all.  I'm not accusing you of something, I rather like these people.


Luminitar's a nice name.  You should keep it.
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« Reply #7 on: January 08, 2008, 12:35:09 pm »
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Re: The Luminitars (BioCatia)
« Reply #8 on: January 09, 2008, 05:04:10 am »
Totally Downright Awesome, BioCat! 8) :o

You are truly one of the Legendary CCChampions! 8)

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Re: The Luminitars (BioCatia)
« Reply #9 on: January 12, 2008, 10:05:10 am »
wow...SO much information...awesome race biocat!
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Re: The Luminitars (BioCatia)
« Reply #10 on: January 13, 2008, 01:09:54 pm »
Thanks all, next race coming soon :).

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Re: The Luminitars (BioCatia)
« Reply #11 on: January 15, 2008, 10:32:59 am »
This is very awesome :D very detailed, and great pictures. I salute you!