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Old September 23 2012, 02:29 AM   #1
Xhiandra
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The founder homeworld.

In "The Search", the founder homeworld is described as a "rogue planet", one without a solar system.
It is also referred to as a Class M planet... and indeed, Humans, a Bajoran, a Trill and a Romulan are shown to be able to survive on it with no adverse effect.

How does that work out? How does a planet support Human life without being in a solar system's goldilocks zone?
It's a relatively minor plot point in the end, but it is somewhat intriguiging, hence my quandary.


Just thought of a possible explanation: planetwide artificial life support put in place by the founders to allow survival of Vorta and non-sentient life.
Bit weak/hair-pulled, though.
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