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Playing With: Space Is Noisy
Basic Trope: Sound in space.
  • Straight: Spaceships make noise in space.
  • Exaggerated: A starship can be stealthy by "running silent" and is given away by a crewman dropping a tool on his foot and letting loose a Cluster F-Bomb.
  • Downplayed: Objects in space make very muffled sounds.
  • Justified: Bob's spaceship uses auralization technology to generate sounds for his benefit.
  • Inverted: Spaceships don't make noise in atmosphere.
  • Subverted: ???
  • Double Subverted: ???
  • Parodied: Sounds in space are considerably louder, because there isn't any air to get in the way.
  • Zig Zagged: ???
  • Averted: Spaceships don't make noise in space.
  • Enforced: The network execs think Reality Is Unrealistic or that the show isn't as interesting with no sound.
  • Lampshaded: "Hey, I thought there wasn't any sound in space!"
  • Invoked: ???
  • Exploited: A warship is armed with sonic weapons instead of the usual suspects.
  • Defied: ???
  • Discussed: ???
  • Conversed: "You know things in space don't really make noise like they do on Star Trek, right?"

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