Strange Crystal Artifact
It feels warm to the touch.
Large Alien Artifact
This thing is obviously artifical, but alsoobviously not of human manufacture.But what does it do?
A complicated piece of machinery. It’s purpose is not really clear, though ascientist type might be able to figure itout (ask a GM).
Hey, why is there a warning light blinking on it? Is that bad?
Full of a variety of science fictionmedical gadgets and wonder drugs.Anything in there that relies onelectronics has been fried.
What does it do, exactly? Is it safe tooperate?
A highly effective and highly addictivedrug used for enhancing intelligencelevels and in complicated brain research.
Brain Research Equipment
All the electronics seem to have beenfried with an overload of power. Thismakes all the equipment useless. Anddestroyed all their research records.
The keypad has had some unauthorizedmodification done to it. Why is this oneof the few electronic things working?
Just in case things go completely wrong,the military has provided you with thisto clear the site. If this thing goes off, itwill take out the entire research station,and several miles of terrain in everydirection. Do you happen to know thecode for arming the bomb?(See a GM for destroying everything)
Food Dispenser Unit
Standard military provisions. You pusha button, you get a nutrition pellet. Itain’t tasty, but it’s got what it needs tokeep you alive.
An LED on it blinks “Security Clearancerequired”. What’s in the safe?
Allow you to detect unusualelectromagnetic phenomena, even downto quantum scale events.