Space ranger Nino speeds majestically across the vast capim grass plains of Milagre.
Utilising the weaker gravitational forces found on many of the Federation's colony worlds, mankind has grown increasingly dependent on hover travel. To such an extent, that some now believe that surface travel by any other means is impossible.
Although hovercars evolved from regular wheeled vehicles originating from 21st century Earth, some three centuries later, wheels have now become almost obsolete. Only the occasional old space hand that has managed to retain some of their youth (through the effects of relativistic space flight), referring to the bygone era of "rubber feet" vehicles...
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