Created By: Yinyang107 on June 3, 2012
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Vulcans from Vulcan, Humans from Earth

Alien races share their species name with their home planet.

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Do We Have This One??

In Science Fiction, it can often be tricky to decide on what a race would call their planet. As such, many writers simply give every race's home planet the same name as the race itself.

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