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According to the Soviet government the phenomenon designated NR-1918 is one of the most serious preternatural threats on the Eurasian continent. According to the non-Soviet branches of the PCRA it is a low-level memetic threat, a mere phantom broadcast similar to many across the world, with limited opportunities for full-scale occult subversion of the Soviet Union. NR-1918 is a radio signal which begins broadcasting across large areas of the Eurasian continent at seemingly random intervals. Its origin is unknown, and efforts by Soviet authorities to jam it have met with limited success. The actual broadcast seems to be wholly conventional, no psychotic or anomalous properties have been observed in those who have been exposed to it. Aside from its anomalous origin it appears to be a perfectly ordinary radio signal. So why is it the subject of intense KGB study?
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Greetings once again, my people. The Lord
Culture Profile: The Galactic Empire
The Galactic Empire ("Empire"), also known as the Third Empire of Man, spans almost the entire Milky Way. Like its Federation rival, there are tens of millions of systems within the Empire, easily dwarfing any other galactic polity. Because of the Empire's size, an exact count would be impossible to take, for as soon as the numbers have been collected they would be outdated.
Natural Physical Appearance
The Empire is populated by a myriad of humans and non-humans, so the concept of a natural physical appearance would be inapplicable to them. However, the majority of the Empire is composed of humans of the Galactic ethnicity.
Given the Empire's diversity, appearance traditions vary wildly within the Empire. There is no one style that dominates the Empire's spacefaring classes, although ostentatious shows of wealth are always present among the dress of these wealthy individuals.
There is no one language in the Empire,