star systems Archive
Artifexian: Build Your Own Anti-Tatooine
Edgar explains how to build an S-type star system.
Artifexian: Build Your Own Tatooine
Want to set your science fiction story on a planet with twin suns? This short video
Artifexian: Other Planetary Systems
Edgar talks us through some of the most interesting star systems discovered to date.
Artifexian: How to Create a Classical Planetary System
Edgar begins a walkthrough lesson on building a classical planetary system capable of supporting life.
Artifexian: An Open Letter to Elliptical Galaxies
The interesting thing about elliptical galaxies is how unremarkable they are.
SciFi Ideas Podcast Episode#6
We're talking FTL propulsion, wormholes, and star systems with multiple habitable planets.
Artifexian: How to Build a Star
In this video, Edgar talks us through how to make your very own star as a
Could tidally locked planets support life, even human life? Maybe, but that would require the planet
News: New Resources for Writers
Introducing our new star system name generator, spaceship name generator, and alien name generator - Three
KOI-961: The Miniature Star System
A team working in Austin Texas have discovered a miniature star system, including three of the
6 Alternatives to Faster-Than-Light Travel
Faster-than-light travel is one of the most revolutionary ideas science fiction has ever explored. This simple
What’s Really in the Epsilon Eridani System?
After the Alpha Centauri System, Epsilon Eridani is the most mentioned star system in science fiction,
What’s Really in the Alpha Centauri System?
Alpha Centauri is to science fiction what Amsterdam is to teenaged boys; a distant glimmer of
How Many Habitable Planets Can I Fit Into One Star System?
TV shows like Firefly, Battlestar Galactica and Caprica have shown us glimpses of systems packed with