Dust to Dust is a technology on the Galactic Warfare technology tree with a research cost of 510 . It unlocks one Star System Improvement, requires research in Isotope Fabrication, and allows no further research.
"In order to rapidly evacuate or empty a system, a military technology -- actually a combination of technology and martial procedure -- has been developed that reverts everything to either dust or Dust. Either physical elements are reduced to Dust particles, or the buildings and infrastructures themselves are broken down and sold off."
- Pillage this System
Cost : 1 Turn
"In the service of a brutal but sometimes necessary maneuver, the entire infrastructure of a planet can be broken down and sold off. Rather than the use of bombs or other destructive devices, these robots use applied deconstruction technologies to revert useful materials into their basic elements."
"These are highly specialized infantry, trained and equipped to participate in the ground invasion of star systems."