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It is not uncommon to see patients undergo permanent psychological trauma in the presence of the Sphere, before the nerve stapler has even been strapped into position. Its effect on the general consciousness of the culture is profound: husbands have seen wives go inside, and mothers their children. Dr. Xynan left the surface of the sphere semitranslucent for a reason. You can hear them in there; you can see them. It is a thing of terrible beauty.

~ Baron Klim,

"The Music of the Spheres"

Punishment Sphere is a base facility in Alpha Centauri.

Effect[ | ]

Eliminates both Drones and Talents at this base, and decreases vulnerability to enemy mind control, but reduces labs output by half.

Strategy[ | ]

Very effective in social engineering situations with negative POLICE rankings, especially at bases geared towards manufacturing, rather than research.