The planet Shadow Argulava located in the Terpelava System is a terrestrial planet with two rings. Inhabited by a sentient race of microbes that over come any electromagnetic shielding and begin to rewrite the hardware of landing spacecraft. The planet is cold at its core - the result of some unknown catastrophe in the past. The planet is located at the very edge of federation space and has been accused of trying to overthrow the Intergalactic federation.