History Film / TwoThousandTenTheYearWeMakeContact

9th Feb '17 1:22:04 PM Scifimaster92
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** Due to its close proximity, Jupiter's radiation belts would render life on that moon virtually impossible. While not as lethal as Io, on the surface of Europa radiation is still very bad. A human standing there would absorb a lethal dose in a matter of hours. [[spoiler: And if Jupiter became a low mass star, it doesn't change the fact that the moon is tidally locked to the former. One side will end up always facing the star becoming scorching hot, the other, plunged into eternal frozen night.]]

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** Due to its close proximity, Jupiter's radiation belts would render life on that moon virtually impossible. While not as lethal as Io, on the surface of Europa radiation is still very bad. A human standing there would absorb a lethal dose in a matter of hours. [[spoiler: And if Jupiter became a low mass star, or more accurately a brown dwarf, it doesn't change the fact that the moon is tidally locked to the former. One side will end up always facing the star becoming scorching hot, the other, plunged into eternal frozen night.]]
9th Dec '16 4:03:13 PM SuddenFrost
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->''"We have been given a new lease -- [[YouHaveBeenWarned and a warning]] -- from the landlord."''

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->''"We are only tenants on this world. We have been given a new lease -- [[YouHaveBeenWarned and a warning]] -- from the landlord."''
9th Dec '16 3:00:26 PM AnotherGuy
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** "Chlorophyll! ''Chlorophyll''!"
9th Dec '16 2:58:19 PM AnotherGuy
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->''"We have been given a new lease -- [[YouHaveBeenWarned and a warning]] -- from the landlord."''
9th Dec '16 2:53:43 PM AnotherGuy
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* VaguenessIsComing: One assumes "[[spoiler: the monolith is going to transform Jupiter into a sun]]" would be too hard for folks to understand.
-->'''Almost everyone Dave Bowman talks to:''' What's going to happen?\\\
'''Dave Bowman:''' [[BrokenRecord Something wonderful]].

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* VaguenessIsComing: One assumes "[[spoiler: the monolith is going to transform Jupiter into a sun]]" sun and give rise to a new sapient life form in the future]]" would be too hard for folks to understand.
-->'''Almost everyone Dave Bowman talks to:''' What's going to happen?\\\
happen?\\
'''Dave Bowman:''' [[BrokenRecord Something wonderful]].[[note]]To his credit, he's right.[[/note]]
6th Dec '16 5:38:44 AM Kitch
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-->'''Brailovsky''': Easy as cake.
-->'''Curnow''': ''Pie.'' Easy as pie.
-->'''Brailovsky''': Piece of pie.
-->'''Curnow''': Piece of ''cake.''

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-->'''Brailovsky''': Easy as cake.
-->'''Curnow''':
cake.\\
'''Curnow:'''
''Pie.'' Easy as pie.
-->'''Brailovsky''':
pie.\\
'''Brailovsky:'''
Piece of pie.
-->'''Curnow''':
pie.\\
'''Curnow:'''
Piece of ''cake.''



* MeaningfulEcho: Dave finally contacts HAL [[spoiler:before Jupiter ignites]].
-->'''HAL:''' I'm afraid.\\
'''Dave Bowman:''' Don't be. We'll be together.



-->'''Floyd:''' It has to be at least a hundred below zero.
-->'''Brailovsky:''' A typical Russian winter.
-->'''Curnow:''' I'm from California, [[YiddishAsASecondLanguage we don't know from]] a hundred below zero.

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-->'''Floyd:''' It has to be at least a hundred below zero.
-->'''Brailovsky:'''
zero.\\
'''Brailovsky:'''
A typical Russian winter.
-->'''Curnow:'''
winter.\\
'''Curnow:'''
I'm from California, [[YiddishAsASecondLanguage we don't know from]] a hundred below zero.



-->'''Almost everyone Dave Bowman talks to:''' What's going to happen?
-->'''Dave Bowman:''' [[BrokenRecord Something wonderful]].

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-->'''Almost everyone Dave Bowman talks to:''' What's going to happen?
-->'''Dave
happen?\\\
'''Dave
Bowman:''' [[BrokenRecord Something wonderful]].
30th Nov '16 5:48:38 PM JoeShadows
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** This also occurs after HAL knowingly performs the maneuver that will save the Leonov crew [[HeroicSacrifice at the cost of his own existence]]. This could be seen as redeeming him for the murder of the Discovery's original crew.
30th Nov '16 8:50:07 AM Cush1
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** Expanded on in the novel, which explains that if the crew miscalculated, the ship would have been "hammered flat by a wall of gas". The crew would have died without even having time to react.
30th Nov '16 8:38:22 AM Cush1
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*** Europa's tidal lock is addressed in the book, though the implications for the biosphere there are not explored.
28th Sep '16 4:18:28 AM SuddenFrost
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* OurGraphicsWillSuckInTheFuture: While control panel graphics in ''2001'' were animated by hand and projected on to flatscreens, which gave them more of a timeless quality, the graphics here are typical 1980s 8-bit graphics with noticeably lower resolution than in ''2001''. All of the monitors in ''2010'' are [=CRTs=], even the ones on ''Discovery'' [[{{Retcon}} which had been flatscreens before.]]

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* OurGraphicsWillSuckInTheFuture: While control panel graphics in ''2001'' were animated by hand and projected on to onto flatscreens, which gave them more of a timeless quality, the graphics here are typical 1980s 8-bit graphics with noticeably lower resolution than in ''2001''. All of the monitors in ''2010'' are [=CRTs=], even the ones on ''Discovery'' [[{{Retcon}} which had been flatscreens before.]]


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* PlanningWithProps: Floyd explains his plan to use ''Discovery'' as a booster for ''Leonov'' with a ballpoint pen and a pencil floating in zero gravity.
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