The CoS #96 — the Q&A edition — is now up at Astroengine. As always, there’s lots of cool astronomy stuff to distract you with shiny objects and pretty baubles.
Anyone remember “2010″ the sequel to Arthur C. Clarke’s “2001: A Space Odyssey?”
Part of the plot is actually happening now:
Can Frank Bowman be far behind?
“ALL THESE WORLDS
ARE YOURS EXCEPT
USE THEM TOGETHER
USE THEM IN PEACE”"
Actually, the name of the astronaut was Dave Bowman.
Frank was Frank Poole.
The last two lines were not orginally by Clarke, but added in by director Peter Hyams for the film.
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