- Helicon—Home of Psychohistory founder, Hari Seldon in Isaac Asimov's Foundation series
- Lagash—Isaac Asimov's Nightfall (planet where each day lasts two thousand years)
- Solaria — Isaac Asimov's Robot series. People grow up isolated, and eventually lead totally solitary lives, interacting only via telepresence.
- Synnax—Isaac Asimov's Galactic Empire series and Foundation series—The birthplace of Gaal Dornick, it was in a stellar system orbiting a region called the 'blue drift'.
- Terminus—Home of the Foundation in Isaac Asimov's Foundation series
- Trantor—Isaac Asimov's Galactic Empire series and Foundation series—A planet-wide city
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“Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.”
—Bible: Hebrew Jacob, in Genesis, 27:11.
To his mother Rebekah, explaining how the blind Isaac might discover the ploy of his pretending to be Esau. Esau was a cunning hunter, a man of the field; and Jacob was a plain man, dwelling in tents. (25:27)