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Starfield:Medicine Skill


Medicine
Medicine
Tier 1
Skill Tree Science Skill
Skill ID 002CE2DF

Only through advancements in medical training and technology has humanity been able to withstand the galaxy's many dangers.

Skill Details

Benefits Challenge
Rank 1: Med Packs, Trauma Packs, and Emergency Kits restore 10% additional Health 10% faster
Rank 2: Med Packs, Trauma Packs, and Emergency Kits restore 20% additional Health 20% faster
Rank 3: Med Packs, Trauma Packs, and Emergency Kits restore 30% additional Health 30% faster
Rank 4: Med Packs, Trauma Packs, and Emergency Kits restore 50% additional Health 50% faster, and have a chance to cure an affliction
Rank 1: Use healing items 20 times while wounded
Rank 2: Use healing items 50 times while wounded
Rank 3: Use healing items 100 times while wounded
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank

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Science Skills



Spacesuit Design Skill.webp

Starfield has 16 Science Skills that help with scanning, surveying, resource collection, crafting, outpost construction and healing abilities.

Which science skills you decide to prioritise will depend on which features of the game you want to focus on first. For example, both Weapon Engineering Skill and Spacesuit Design Skill are easy to level up early to unlock the best weapon mods that improve your weapon damage.

For guidance on the fastest way to level up to rank 4 by quickly completing each skill challenge click the skills name below for a quick guide.


Name Image Tier Benefits Challenge Skill ID
Aneutronic Fusion Aneutronic Fusion Skill.webp 4 Rank 1: Ship reactors produce 1 extra unit of power
Rank 2: Ship reactors produce 2 extra units of power
Rank 3: Ship reactors produce 3 extra units of power
Rank 4: Ship reactors produce 5 extra units of power
Rank 1: Destroy 5 ships
Rank 2: Destroy 25 ships
Rank 3: Destroy 50 ships
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Astrodynamics Astrodynamics Skill.webp 1 Rank 1: Increase grav jump range of jump drives by 15%
Rank 2: Reduced fuel cost of jump drives by 15%
Rank 3: Increased grav jump range and reduced fuel cost of jump drives by 30%
Rank 4: Reduced fuel cost of jump drives by 50%
Rank 1: Make 5 grav jumps
Rank 2: Make 15 grav jumps
Rank 3: Make 30 grav jumps
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Astrophysics Astrophysics Skill.webp 3 Rank 1: You can scan the moons of your current planet You have a 10% chance to discover a trait when scanning
Rank 2: You can scan any planet or moon in this system You have a 20% chance to discover a trait when scanning
Rank 3: You can scan any planet or moon within 16 Light Years You have a 30% chance to discover a trait when scanning
Rank 4: You can scan any planet or moon within 30 Light Years You have a 50% chance to discover a trait when scanning
Rank 1: Scan 10 unique planets or moons
Rank 2: Scan 25 unique planets or moons
Rank 3: Scan 50 unique planets or moons
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Botany Botany Skill.webp 2 Rank 1: Get more common and uncommon organic resources from plants, learn additional info about them from the scanner, and allows some plants to be cultivated at your outposts
Rank 2: Get more rare organic resources from plants, and learn information about them more quickly using the scanner
Rank 3: Get more exotic organic resources from plants, and learn information about them more quickly using the scanner
Rank 4: Occasionally harvest additional rarer resources from plants, and learn information about them more quickly using the scanner
Rank 1: Harvest 20 organic resources from plants
Rank 2: Harvest 50 organic resources from plants
Rank 3: Harvest 100 organic resources from plants
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Chemistry Chemistry Skill.webp 3 Rank 1: You can create improved chems, and research additional chems at a Research Lab
Rank 2: You can research and create superior chems
Rank 3: You can research and create cutting-edge chems
Rank 4: Crafting chems occasionally triples the amount created
Rank 1: Create 10 chems
Rank 2: Create 25 chems
Rank 3: Create 50 chems
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Geology Geology Skill.webp 1 Rank 1: Get more common and uncommon inorganic resources from surface objects
Rank 2: Get more rare inorganic resources from surface objects
Rank 3: Get more exotic inorganic resources from surface objects
Rank 4: Occasionally harvest additional rarer resources from surface objects
Rank 1: Harvest inorganic resources from 20 sources
Rank 2: Harvest inorganic resources from 50 sources
Rank 3: Harvest inorganic resources from 100 sources
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this r
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Medicine Medicine Skill.webp 1 Rank 1: Med Packs, Trauma Packs, and Emergency Kits restore 10% additional Health 10% faster
Rank 2: Med Packs, Trauma Packs, and Emergency Kits restore 20% additional Health 20% faster
Rank 3: Med Packs, Trauma Packs, and Emergency Kits restore 30% additional Health 30% faster
Rank 4: Med Packs, Trauma Packs, and Emergency Kits restore 50% additional Health 50% faster, and have a chance to cure an affliction
Rank 1: Use healing items 20 times while wounded
Rank 2: Use healing items 50 times while wounded
Rank 3: Use healing items 100 times while wounded
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Outpost Engineering Outpost Engineering Skill.webp 3 Rank 1: You can construct improved outpost modules, and research additional modules at a Research Lab
Rank 2: You can research and construct superior outpost modules
Rank 3: You can research and construct cutting-edge outpost modules
Rank 4: Outpost modules now cost 50% fewer resources to build
Rank 1: Build 5 different outpost modules
Rank 2: Build 25 different outpost modules
Rank 3: Build 50 different outpost modules
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Planetary Habitation Planetary Habitation Skill.webp 4 Rank 1: You can build outposts on planets with extreme temperatures (Deep Freeze and Inferno) Increase the maximum number of Outposts you can build by 4
Rank 2: Rank 1: You can build outposts on planets with extreme pressure, Increase the maximum number of Outposts you can build by 8
Rank 3: You can build outposts on planets with toxic or corrosive atmospheres Increase the maximum number of Outposts you can build by 12
Rank 4: You can build outposts on planets with extreme gravity Increase the maximum number of Outposts you can build by 16
Rank 1: Build habitable outposts on 3 different planets
Rank 2: Build habitable outposts on 5 different planets
Rank 3: Build habitable outposts on 10 different planets
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to u
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Research Methods Research Methods Skill.webp 1 Rank 1: Resources required to craft items and complete research projects is reduced by 10%
Rank 2: Resources required to craft items and complete research projects is reduced by 20%
Rank 3: Resources required to craft items and complete research projects is reduced by 40%
Rank 4: Sudden developments during research are twice as common Resources required to craft items and complete research projects is reduced by 60%
Rank 1: Craft 5 unique food, drinks, drugs, weapon mods, or equipment mods
Rank 2: Craft 10 unique food, drinks, drugs, weapon mods, or equipment mods
Rank 3: Craft 15 unique food, drinks, drugs, weapon mods, or equipment mods<b
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Scanning Scanning Skill.webp 2 Rank 1: Rank 1: You can detect uncommon inorganic resources on planet and moon surfaces, and more information about ships in space
Rank 2: You can detect rare inorganic resources on planet and moon surfaces, and more specific information about ships in space
Rank 3: You can detect exotic inorganic resources on planet and moon surfaces, and gain better combat information on ships in space
Rank 4: You can detect unique inorganic resources on planet and moon surfaces, and gain a complete list of cargo on ships in space
Rank 1: Scan 5 planets or moons
Rank 2: Scan 15 planets or moons
Rank 3: Scan 30 planets or moons
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Spacesuit Design Spacesuit Design Skill.webp 2 Rank 1: You can craft improved spacesuit, helmet, and pack mods, and research additional mods at a Research Lab
Rank 2: You can research and craft superior spacesuit, helmet, and pack mods
Rank 3: You can research and craft cutting-edge spacesuit, helmet, and pack mods
Rank 4: Construction of spacesuit, helmet, and pack mods occasionally doesn't cost resources
Rank 1: Craft 5 spacesuit, helmet, or pack mods
Rank 2: Craft 15 spacesuit, helmet, or pack mods
Rank 3: Craft 30 spacesuit, helmet, or pack mods
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Special Projects Special Projects Skill.webp 4 Rank 1: You can research experimental projects at a Research Lab
Rank 2: You can craft rare manufactured components at an Industrial Workbench
Rank 3: You can craft exotic manufactured components at an Industrial Workbench
Rank 4: You can craft unique manufactured components at an Industrial Workbench Outpost extractors have a chance to produce additional resources
Rank 1: Craft 10 common or uncommon manufactured components
Rank 2: Craft 10 rare manufactured components
Rank 3: Craft 10 exotic manufactured components
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Surveying Surveying Skill.webp 1 Rank 1: Adds an optional zoom to the hand scanner, and scan distance is increased to 20 meters
Rank 2: Adds another level of zoom to the hand scanner, and scan distance is increased to 30 meters
Rank 3: Adds another level of zoom to the hand scanner, and scan distance is increased to 40 meters
Rank 4: Adds another level of zoom to the hand scanner, and scan distance is increased to 50 meters
Rank 1: Use the hand scanner to scan 10 unique resources, flora, or fauna
Rank 2: Use the hand scanner to scan 25 unique resources, flora, or fauna
Rank 3: Use the hand scanner to scan 50 unique resources, flora, or fauna
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Weapon Engineering Weapon Engineering Skill.webp 2 Rank 1: You can craft improved weapon mods at a Weapon Workbench, and research additional weapon mods at a Research Lab
Rank 2: You can research and craft superior weapon mods
Rank 3: You can research and craft cutting-edge weapon mods
Rank 4: You can research and craft master-level weapon mods
Rank 1: Craft 5 weapon mods
Rank 2: Craft 15 weapon mods
Rank 3: Craft 30 weapon mods
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this rank
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Zoology Zoology Skill.webp 2 Rank 1: Get more common organic resources from creatures and harvest from them without harming them, learn additional info about them from the scanner, and allows you to produce animal resources at your outposts
Rank 2: Get more uncommon organic resources from creatures, and learn information about them more quickly using the scanner
Rank 3: Get more rare organic resources from creatures, and learn information about them more quickly using the scanner
Rank 4: Occasionally harvest additional rarer resources from creatures, and learn information about them more quickly using the scanner
Rank 1: Harvest organic resources from 20 creatures
Rank 2: Harvest organic resources from 50 creatures
Rank 3: Harvest organic resources from 100 creatures
Rank 4: Complete the previous rank challenge to unlock this r
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