Welcome to Earth & Beyond, an online galaxy that sets you in the middle of your own science literature cosmos. In the game's liberal setting, you can scheme to the rings of Saturn, discover the moons of Jupiter or travel during a star gate into another globe. Power up your very own starship and modify it to best match your adventures. As you move on through the game, you can improve your hull, increase more weaponry and add decals to represent your voyages. Your role in this prosperous community--protector or destroyer, scoundrel or do-gooder--is up to you.