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The Neutronium Alchemist Conflict Setting & Symbolism

Peter F. Hamilton
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Laymil

The Laymil are an extinct alien race that once inhabited the same system as Tranquillity. The remains of their destroyed spaceholms like Edenist habitats form what is known as the Ruin Ring around the gas giant Mirchusko. The Laymil are trisymmetric, with three legs, arms, heads and three sexes: a female type and two male types. The Laymil all committed suicide when facing the same threat of the possessed that humanity is now experiencing. The Laymil seem to have considered their suicide a triumph.

Tyrathca

The Tyrathca are an alien race that held an outpost on Lalonde. The Tyrathca have now closed off all contact with humanity, fearing the energistic abilities of the possessed. They live in a caste society, with breeders being the only fully sentient members of their species. The Tyrathca on Lalonde worshiped a deity they called the Sleeping God, which they claim to...

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