[LMB] After Romans -- Barrayaran ToI steampunk

WalterStuartBushell proto at panix.com
Wed Aug 28 18:07:47 BST 2019



> On Aug 27, 2019, at 9:55 PM, pouncer at aol.com wrote:
> 
>  Suppose
> colonists with antimatter or at least fusion settle a new world that
> has never had an ice age, little tectonic activity, very small tides ...
> whatever it was that drove Earthly geology into evolution of oil and
> coal. Then suppose the antimatter or threelium supplies are cut off.
> Maybe the FTL route closes behind them… 

Little tectonic activity means limited land area, the mountains and eventually all the land erodes away in
evolutionary time.

Also volcanos bring minerals back to the surface thus sustaining life.
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