Carpet Beetle is a medium sized, well developed, and maturing nation at 31 days old with citizens primarily of Celtic ethnicity whose religion is Buddhism. Its technology is first rate and its citizens marvel at the astonishing advancements within their nation. Its citizens pay extremely high taxes and many despise their government as a result. The citizens of Carpet Beetle work diligently to produce Gold and Uranium as tradable resources for their nation. It is an aggressive country that some say has an itch for war. Carpet Beetle is currently researching nuclear technology for the use of nuclear power plants but believes nuclear weapons should be banned. Plans are on the way within Carpet Beetle to open new rehabilitation centers across the nation and educate its citizens of the dangers of drug use. Carpet Beetle allows its citizens to protest their government but uses a strong police force to monitor things and arrest lawbreakers. It welcomes all new immigrants with open borders. Carpet Beetle believes in the freedom of speech and feels that it is every citizen's right to speak freely about their government. The government gives whatever is necessary to help others out in times of crisis, even if it means hurting its own economy. Carpet Beetle will trade with other nations with questionable ethical treatment of their citizens but prefers to keep such trade agreements a secret.