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* The events of Event Horizon directly led to the creation of ODS/pandorum. We see that pandorum causes hallucinations similar to what the crew sees in Event Horizon, and it's implied that the 'evil' inhabiting the Event Horizon is everywhere, not just confined to the gravity drive. It's possible that the Event Horizon was salvaged and melted down so the metal could be reused. In that case, ships like the Eden and the Elysium were made with remnants of the Event Horizon. This would mean that the pandorum experienced by their crews is actually a result of the evil still possessing the metal.


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It's known that pandorum is exacerbated by psychological trauma. Both ''Eden'' and ''Elysium'' were undone when members of their flight crews went crazy from this disorder. If anti-space extremists who didn't want humanity to leave Earth could set up a fake transmission, they could send each ship a phony message suggesting Earth had been destroyed, putting enormous emotional stress on their flight crews and triggering pandorum as an explosive-free alternative to setting off a bomb on board. They also tampered with the computers on both ships while the vessels were under construction, inserting viral commands that were triggered by the "You're the last of us" transmission, blinding the ships' sensors to Earth's continued existence.

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It's known that pandorum is exacerbated by psychological trauma. Both ''Eden'' and ''Elysium'' were undone when members of their flight crews went crazy from this disorder. If anti-space extremists who didn't want humanity to leave Earth could set up a fake transmission, they could send each ship a phony message suggesting Earth had been destroyed, putting enormous emotional stress on their flight crews and triggering pandorum as an explosive-free alternative to setting off a bomb on board. They also tampered with the computers on both ships while the vessels were under construction, inserting viral commands that were triggered by the "You're the last of us" transmission, blinding the ships' sensors to Earth's continued existence.existence.

[[WMG: This movie takes place in the same universe of ''Film/EventHorizon'']]
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*** Unreliable source, indeed! The previous post is absolutely correct: Earth is never stated to be destroyed. The wording of the message is ambiguous, as is its source. Assuming it's coming from some kind of mission control on Earth, "you're the last of us" can have a ''lot'' of possible meanings, from the purely figurative (the nation/faction/organization is about to be absorbed) to the purely literal (all other humans will be dead shortly) to anywhere in between. It can also be an overstatement, that while humans as a species may not be done for, that there will be no further support or information from Earth because they simply won't be able to provide any for some reason (global resource depletion, CME, etc). At the range the ship is implied to be at, the inability to detect an object the size of Earth with what would have to be fairly small sensors is hardly conclusive.

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*** Unreliable source, indeed! The previous post key point is absolutely correct: Earth is never stated to be destroyed. The wording of the message is ambiguous, as is its source. Assuming it's coming from some kind of mission control on Earth, "you're the last of us" can have a ''lot'' of possible meanings, from the purely figurative (the nation/faction/organization is about to be absorbed) to the purely literal (all other humans will be dead shortly) to anywhere in between. It can also be an overstatement, that while humans as a species may not be done for, that there will be no further support or information from Earth because they simply won't be able to provide any for some reason (global resource depletion, CME, etc). At the range the ship is implied to be at, the inability to detect an object the size of Earth with what would have to be fairly small sensors is hardly conclusive.



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*** Unreliable source, indeed! The previous post is absolutely correct: Earth is never stated to be destroyed. The wording of the message is ambiguous, as is its source. Assuming it's coming from some kind of mission control on Earth, "you're the last of us" can have a ''lot'' of possible meanings, from the purely figurative (the nation/faction/organization is about to be absorbed) to the purely literal (all other humans will be dead shortly) to anywhere in between. It can also be an overstatement, that while humans as a species may not be done for, that there will be no further support or information from Earth because they simply won't be able to provide any for some reason (global resource depletion, CME, etc). At the range the ship is implied to be at, the inability to detect an object the size of Earth with what would have to be fairly small sensors is hardly conclusive.


*** Or it was sent by another colony ship that departed ''after'' the ''Elysium'' did, and that realized they weren't going to make it. Hence, "you're the last of us" meant "you're the last colonists headed for Tanis", not "you're the last humans".




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*** No, all we know (by the word of a lunatic) is that the sensors could no longer detect it.




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\n** Mutation didn't happened to adult organism, but to their children and grandchildren. Also, I think that hunters sleeping in a core room, probably for generations, might have some effects too - radiation anyone? Maybe too weak for noticeable effect during one lifetime, but after hundreds of years of exposure, who knows...


It's known that pandorum is exacerbated by psychological trauma. Both ''Eden'' and ''Elysium'' were undone when members of their flight crews went crazy from this disorder. If anti-space extremists who didn't want humanity to leave Earth could set up a fake transmission, they could send each ship a phony message suggesting Earth had been destroyed, putting enormous emotional stress on their flight crews and triggering pandorum as an explosive-free alternative to setting off a bomb on board. They also tampered with the computers on both ships while both vessels were under construction, inserting viral commands that were triggered by the "You're the last of us" transmission, blinding the ships' sensors to Earth's continued existence.

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It's known that pandorum is exacerbated by psychological trauma. Both ''Eden'' and ''Elysium'' were undone when members of their flight crews went crazy from this disorder. If anti-space extremists who didn't want humanity to leave Earth could set up a fake transmission, they could send each ship a phony message suggesting Earth had been destroyed, putting enormous emotional stress on their flight crews and triggering pandorum as an explosive-free alternative to setting off a bomb on board. They also tampered with the computers on both ships while both the vessels were under construction, inserting viral commands that were triggered by the "You're the last of us" transmission, blinding the ships' sensors to Earth's continued existence.


Elysium launched in 2174, and Shepard was born in 2154 in both universes. Elysium's Shepard had no team or resources to draw on, so it was all he could do to survive as long as he did.

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Elysium launched in 2174, and Shepard was born in 2154 in both universes. Elysium's Shepard had no team or resources to draw on, so it was all he could do to survive as long as he did.did.

[[WMG: Both ''Eden'' and ''Elysium'' were deliberately sabotaged.]]
It's known that pandorum is exacerbated by psychological trauma. Both ''Eden'' and ''Elysium'' were undone when members of their flight crews went crazy from this disorder. If anti-space extremists who didn't want humanity to leave Earth could set up a fake transmission, they could send each ship a phony message suggesting Earth had been destroyed, putting enormous emotional stress on their flight crews and triggering pandorum as an explosive-free alternative to setting off a bomb on board. They also tampered with the computers on both ships while both vessels were under construction, inserting viral commands that were triggered by the "You're the last of us" transmission, blinding the ships' sensors to Earth's continued existence.










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*** And salvaging a ship that size could take centuries without heavy equipment.



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**Earth is never stated to have been destroyed in the first place. What happened to it is left a complete mystery. All we know is that it completely disappeared.


* Impossible. Evolution does not happen in an individuals life time but through over the course of successive generations. That why Gallo who was awake for decades never transformed.

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* ** Impossible. Evolution does not happen in an individuals life time but through over the course of successive generations. That why Gallo who was awake for decades never transformed.

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* Impossible. Evolution does not happen in an individuals life time but through over the course of successive generations. That why Gallo who was awake for decades never transformed.


*** Actually, he wasn't playing them for centuries, cause he just stayed for a few years and then went back to cryo sleep. The albinos in the film are the descendants of cannibalistic colonists he twisted and sent to the cargo hold. The accelerator, meant to help humans adapt to Tanis' conditions, instead the crazy colonist's descendants adapted to a dark ship.

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*** Actually, he wasn't playing them for centuries, cause he just stayed for a few years and then went back to cryo sleep. The albinos in the film are the descendants of cannibalistic colonists he twisted and sent to the cargo hold. The accelerator, accelerator was meant to help humans adapt to Tanis' conditions, conditions; instead the crazy colonist's descendants adapted to a dark ship.



*** Technically, all biological evolution is just genetic mutations (i.e. a change in the genome). It's a matter of whether the change is beneficial or not.



* His girl friend did just dump him this brought on a nightmare about how his mission could go. Think about it the film seems to be completely based around how sucky life could get for Bower and then he meets a beautiful girl and he saves her numerous times then they find out life is not all that bad and they get to live on a foreign planet for the rest of their life.

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* His girl friend did just dump him this him. This brought on a nightmare about how his mission could go. Think about it the it-the film seems to be completely based around how sucky life could get for Bower Bower, and then he meets a beautiful girl and he saves her numerous times then times. Then they find out life is not all that bad and they get to live on a foreign planet for the rest of their life.



* Gallo thought that it was as a result of Pandorum, and subsequently told everyone he released. He may even have killed his fellow crewmates specifically because he genuinelly thought they were crazy for denying that Earth was gone. There is, after all, little that could cause Earth to literally vanish from a map, and Gallo seems to be the only witness to that. Even if some horrible catastrophe did befall Earth, it could still be pandorum that let Gallo believe Earth was completely gone, which made him discount the possibility that the human race might have survived whatever it was and thus cemented his fall into nihilistic madness.

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* Gallo thought that it was as a result of Pandorum, and subsequently told everyone he released. He may even have killed his fellow crewmates crew mates specifically because he genuinelly genuinely thought they were crazy for denying that Earth was gone. There is, after all, little that could cause Earth to literally vanish from a map, and Gallo seems to be the only witness to that. Even if some horrible catastrophe did befall Earth, it could still be pandorum Pandorum that let Gallo believe Earth was completely gone, which made him discount the possibility that the human race might have survived whatever it was and thus cemented his fall into nihilistic madness.


** Actually, I believe that's exactly what happened. According to Leland's rant Gallo had been playing games with the colonists for centuries.
*** Actually, he wasn't playing them for centuries, cause he just stayed for a few years and then went back to cryo sleep. The albinos in the film are the descendants of the colonists he twisted and sent to the cargo hold. The accelerants, meant to help humans evolve to Tanis' conditions, instead evolved the crazy colonists to the ship, and their descendants just followed after it.

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** Actually, I believe that's exactly what happened. According to Leland's rant story Gallo had been playing games with the colonists for centuries.
*** Actually, he wasn't playing them for centuries, cause he just stayed for a few years and then went back to cryo sleep. The albinos in the film are the descendants of the cannibalistic colonists he twisted and sent to the cargo hold. The accelerants, accelerator, meant to help humans evolve adapt to Tanis' conditions, instead evolved the crazy colonists to the ship, and their colonist's descendants just followed after it.adapted to a dark ship.

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