||Last World War: The Pan-Anglo
Eurasian Alliance defeats the Easterner and
Russo-Asian alliances in an eight month world
conflagration. Two billion people die in the war
and its aftermath. The Commonwealth is
||The first Commonwealth-wide Machine Laws
limit the capabilities of all synthetic
sentients to “mid-range human” levels.
||Project Exodus: Cityship sub-light
habitats depart the Solar System, four towards
Alpha Centauri (Gaia) and one towards Tau Ceti
||Project Genesis: The Venus
Terraformation Project transforms Venus into a
||The Mars Terraformation Project
transforms Mars into a habitable world.
||The Colonial War results in the
independence of the offworld Solar System
||On Gaia, Yan Rheyes and the Janus AI
discover the principles of macrojump
||The Confederation is established,
||The Confederation establishes over one
hundred interstellar colonies within a
hundred light-years of Sol.
||The Amaterasu War pits the
Confederation against Easterner refugees at 82
||The M’kkiae War pits the
Confederation against the M’kkiae race and
Easterner enclaves. The conflict ends with the
subjugation of the Easterners and extinction of
||Approval of Life Therapy, a permanent
genetic alteration conferring enhanced longevity
and health, spawning the origin of the Homo
||The Great Schism, a protracted
conflict fought over cultural, religious and
synthetic freedoms, destroys the old
Confederation and effectively ends interstellar
society. Two billion people die within the Solar
System and Earth collapses into a patchwork of
||Founding of the Asteroid Belt
Confederation at Vesta.
||Albert Kagnon-Mellon proclaims himself
Duke of Hesperia on Mars.
||The Martian Unification Wars
eventually establish Albert Kagnon-Mellon as
Emperor of Mars.
||The Mars-Belter War begins…