Privatized Research is a Sheredyn-specific technology on the Applied Sciences technology tree with a research cost of 36000 . It unlocks a Star System Improvement, requires research in Quantum Processing, and allows no further research.
"As a largely military society, enormous advances in science often occur in military or government labs. Now that the need for money to fund expansion is increasing, agencies are created specifically to develop commercial applications for military technology."
Advanced App LabsEdit
"The idea behind these labs is to get advanced technology into the hands of consumers in the form of useful products. As a trickle-down from the military research programs, many high-tech military discoveries can be turned into profitable trade goods."