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This is a "Wild Mass Guess" entry, where we pull out all the sanity stops on theorizing. The regular entry on this topic is elsewhere. Please see this programme note.
Space: 1999
  • The explosion that hurled the Moon across space was magnetic, not atomic in nature; perhaps it affected the quantum field and caused the Moon to slip between normal and hyperspace at random intervals.
  • In three episodes of the first season ("Black Sun", "Collision Course" and "The Testament of Arkadia") and possibly a fourth ("War Games"), it's either theorized or shown outright that a "cosmic intelligence" had a hand in the original lunar explosion and the Alphans' later travels.
    • Not much wild in that idea. David Hirsch of Starlog Magazine proposed the idea of a Mysterious Unknown Force having a part in the survival of Moonbase Alpha way back in 1980, and the idea has been taken up by many fans.
  • The whole "Moon knocked out of orbit" situation is just a very elaborate hoax by the Impossible Mission Force.

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