One of the universe's main political powers, and certainly the largest.
To form a peaceful, lawful, governed union between its many species.
Advanced technology, military and otherwise, as a result of access to the resources from the many planets in its control.
At first, most of the species were enthusiastic about the idea of the Federation, and the newly-formed union quickly worked past its first collection of problems thanks to the combined effort of the many races. Along the way, several major internal conflicts happened, including the Federation-Mantis War and the Rebellion, as well as three major external conflicts - the Yhhr War
, the First Great Invasion, and the Alliance
War. Presently, the Federation is mostly in a state of peace, with its many members coexisting.
Demography and Population
The Federation is made up of most of the population of humans, mantis, and slugs, as well as the entire population of the engi, zoltan, and rockmen.