Glitterati Movement
The movement represented a radical shift towards selfishness, self-serving attitudes, ramped materialism, abuse, and the glorification of brutal acts of violence.
Bootstrap Space Age
Humanity is currently in the midst of a very early space age. Interstellar flight technology is now easily obtainable and harnessed. As a result, through carelessness, Earth's atmosphere has sustained massive damage.
The Sunrod
On New Year's, 2035, a massive structure was completed on Belle Isle. The machine was used to fire some sort of beam at the sun, in order to lessen the star's harmful radiation. It would bring darkness, torrential storms, and an endless sea of clouds in the upper atmosphere of most of the world.