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Notes:

  • With the exception of Taxation and Knowledge, MOST 3rd techs in each category requires Synthetics to be available.

Woodworking Woodworking

Paper industry
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"Every school boy and school girl who has arrived at the age of reflection ought to know something about the history of the art of printing." —Horace Mann

  • Increases output of timber from Logging Camps in a settlement with a Sawmill by Level 1
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Food: 600
  • Metal: 200
  • Level 1: Scientific Management Commerce
  • Industrial deforestation Woodworking

Industrial Deforestation
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"To see you naked is to recall the Earth." —Federico Garcia Lorca

  • Increases output of timber from Logging Camps in a settlement with a Sawmill by Level 2
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Oil: 1000
  • Food: 700
  • Paper industry Woodworking
  • Replaceable Parts
  • Polymers Woodworking

Polymers
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"It is clear that this arrangement [of minerals] must derive its principles from chemistry..."

—Jons Jacob Berzelius, 19th century Swedish chemist

  • Increases output of timber from Logging Camps in a settlement with a Sawmill by Level 3
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Oil: 2000
  • Metal: 800
  • Industrial deforestation Woodworking
  • Synthetics [5]
  • Superalloys Metallurgy

Agronomics Agronomics

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Artificial fertilisers

"It is time the stone made an effort to flower." — Paul Celan

  • Granaries increase yields by fishing boats and farms by 50%.
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Oil: 100
  • Timber: 30
  • Level 2: Ecology Science
  • Level 1: Scientific Management Commerce
  • Refrigeration Agronomics
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Refrigeration

"'I think I know enough of hate / To say that for destruction ice / Is also great / And would suffice. "
— Robert Frost

  • Granaries increase yields by fishing boats and farms by 100%.
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Oil: 700
  • Timber: 500
  • Artificial fertilisers Agronomics
  • Level 5: Jet propulsion Science
  • Vaccination programme Healthcare
  • Drip Irrigation Agronomics
Drip Irrigation

Drip Irrigation

Even the desert can bloom without the need for scarce and short-lived storms.

  • Granaries increase yields by fishing boats and farms by 200%.
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Oil: 1000
  • Timber: 900
  • Refrigeration Agronomics
  • Precision Engineering

Healthcare Healthcare

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First aid

"We keep the good things for our friends of the Allied Army, and give our enemies the bare necessities. If they die, so much the worse!"
— Jean Henri Dunant

  • Speeds up the production of infantry and cavalry
  • Garrisoned units regenerate health faster
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Wealth: 100
  • Food: 60
  • Level 2: Ecology Science
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  • Antibiotics Healthcare
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Antibiotics

"If disease put us to the test, all our splendor, title, ring, and name will be as much help as a horse's tail."
— Paracelsus, 16th century Swiss physician

  • Speeds up the production of infantry and cavalry
  • Garrisoned units regenerate health faster
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Wealth: 200
  • Food: 100
  • First Aid Healthcare
  • Level 4: Microbiology Science
  • Vaccination programme Healthcare
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Vaccination programme

"For one of its wings has a disease, and the other has the cure."
— Sahih Al-Bukhari

  • Speeds up the production of infantry and cavalry
  • Garrisoned units regenerate health faster
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Wealth: 500
  • Food: 300
  • Antibiotics Healthcare
  • Level 5: New Deal Civics
  • Refrigeration Agronomics

Pedagogics Pedagogics

Academic Tradition

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"The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious." — Ambrose Bierce

Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Timber: 500
  • Time to complete: Medium
  • Mass Manufacturing [2]
  • Compulsory Education Pedagogics

Compulsory Education

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"Education is dangerous ... every educated person is a future enemy."
— Martin Bormann

Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Timber: 700
  • Time to complete: Long
  • Academic Traduition Pedagogics
  • Level 3: Statistics Science
  • Institutional Research Pedagogics

Institutional Research

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"We cannot sit still because we cannot, or do not, know the Absolute Truth."
— Subhas Chandra Bose

  • Increases your knowledge to (+20).
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Timber: 900
  • Oil: 700
  • Time to complete: Very long
  • Compulsory Education Pedagogics
  • Synthetics [5]
  • Computer Technology Pedagogics

Computerisation

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"An Old Testament god with a lot of rules and no mercy."
— Joseph Campbell

  • Increases your knowledge to the highest level possible (+25 Knowledge per Researcher)
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Knowledge: 1200
  • Oil: 900
  • Time to complete: Very long
  • Institutional Research Pedagogics
  • Level 7: National Infrastructure Commerce
  • Precision Engineering
  • SIGINT
  • Rocket launch pad

Religion/Propaganda

See House of worship.

Strategy Strategy

Radio Eavesdropping
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"You will never learn what I am thinking. And those who boast most loudly that they know my thought, to such people I lie even more." — Adolf Hitler

  • Production speed increased for Officers and Spies
  • Increased armour for Officers
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Wealth: 150
  • Food: 50
  • Time to complete: Rather fast
  • Mechanisation [3]
  • Level 3: PsyOps Military
  • SIGINT Strategy

SIGINT
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"No army can be considered highly organised unless it can find its enemy, hit him, and protect itself from being hit." — J F C Fuller

  • Craft recovery rates increased for Officers and Spies
  • Increased armour for Officers
Cost Requirements Leads to
  • Wealth: 200
  • Food: 150
  • Time to complete: Rather fast
  • Radio Eavesdropping Strategy
  • Level 5: Nation in Arms Military
  • Computerisation Pedagogics
  • Decryption Station

Fortification

See Munitions Plant.

Construction

See Heavy engineering depot.

Attrition

See House of worship.

Taxation

See Internment Centre.

Politics

See National Assembly.

Metal

See Foundry.

Supply

See Foundry.

Trivia

In A Wrong Turn , the following technologies have been repackaged:

  • Attrition: Kamikaze doctrine will be renamed as Subliminal Messaging
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