The mysterious DRIFTERS have begun showing a disturbing new behavior, according to reports coming in from across New Eden. It began when, according to eyewitnesses, a rescue-pod containing capsuleer DRAVEN OZRAN was destroyed and his corpse collected by a DRIFTER ship. There is a rising concern that the Drifters are harvesting captured bodies in an attempt to manifest themselves, as some scientists had feared. Furthermore, as this footage from Hakonen clearly shows the drifters have started dismantling the Jove Observatories. Once detached from the structure, Drifters transport the pieces through mysterious wormholes that neither capsuleer nor Empire ships have thus far been able to enter. Samples of the fragments known as ANTIKYTHERA have been collected from Drifter wrecks.
.. And its characteristics and potential use are currently being investigated. Whatever their ultimate purpose, these new Drifter discoveries are raising more questions than they answer. This is Alton Haveri, reporting on location for the Scope..