How I Learned to Stop Worrying
Dominated by the Jovian Republic, this planetary system has a large number of unique worlds bathed in radiation and bristling with incendiary politics. References: EP 97-102, RW 32-51
- Amalthea (Solano): The nicest of the Reagan cylinders and home to numerous defence contractors. References: EP 98, RW 46
- Io: A blasted world used for animatter production, specialized research, and penal colonies. References: EP 99, RW 47
- Europa: An independently-minded water world of research, mining, and innovation, with considerable autonomy from the Jovian authorities. References: EP 99, RW 48-51
- Conamara Chaos: The largest surface facility on Europa and it’s primary space elevator. References: RW 50-51.
- Pwyll: Another space elevator used to connect supplies to fractally-branching tunnels under the ice surface. References: RW 51
- Ganymede: The largest and most heavily-colonized of Jupiter’s moons. References: EP 99-100, RW 46-47
- The Castle: A heavily-guarded fortress that serves as the central hub for Security Council Intelligence. References: RW 46.
- Holy See: The seat of the Roman Catholic Church and the New Vatican. References: RW 47.
- Liberty: Split between Liberty City on the surface and Liberty Station in synchronous orbit, this is a major settlement for the Jovians. References: RW 46.
- Callisto: A significantly-cratered moon full of subterranean city-states. References: EP 99-100, RW 47-48
- Gerðr: A prosperous mining settlement and a model protectorate state of the Jovians. References: RW 48.
- Hyoden: The largest settlement on Callisto and very resistant to Jovian influence. References: RW 47.
The Court of Zeus:
- Aoede: This strange moonlet is restricted by the Jovian Republic because of the mysterious signals it transmits. References: RW 51.
- Aitne, Kale, and Taygete: The three moonlets of the Carme group make up a microcommonwealth independent of the Jovians. References: RW 51.
- Callirrhoe: A newly-created colony of politically conservative refugees from Callisto and Europa. References: RW 51.
- Carpo: This colony hosts a simulspace running an alternate historical setting of 1800s America with transhuman ethics. References: RW 51.
- Euanthe: Nominally independent from the Jovians, this colony maintains its semi-freedom by acting as a toll-collecting station for the Republic. References: RW 51.
- Helike: This Reagan cylinder has been abandoned since the Fall, when a number of officials fled here just before it was catastrophically decompressed. References: RW 51.
Jovian Trojans and Greeks
References: EP 101-102, RW 54-65
- C Squat: A former Extropian mining operation, now forcibly occupied by Autonomist squatters. References: RW 62-63
- Casa Arturo: A small Nuestro shell inhabited by anarchist rocket design enthusiasts. References: RW 63, GL 11.
- Catal Hayuk: Within this O’Neill cylinder, transhumans live in an ongoing social experiment recreating neolithic human life. References: RW 63.
- Exarchia: An autonomist hab with a significant population working on programming privacy and anti-censorship tools. References: RW 63
- Intruder: A floating statue of unknown origins with the word “intruder” written in dozens of languages and alphabets. References:RW 63
- Locus: The largest cluster hab in existence, this station is a ideological hub for Autonomists. References: EP 101, RW 58-62, GL 5-11.
- Lot 49: A transport hub in the Greeks where ships and gossip can be found. References:EP 102, RW 63
- Respect: A colony of sapient uplifts and their human allies. References: RW 63-64
- Turing: A ruined colony founded by AGI refugees from the Inner System, nuked in AF 2. References: RW 64
- Winter: Transhumans in this habitat are attempting to live in a society completely free from gender. References: RW 64