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Discovery
Why does the Discovery have such a long spine-like structure?


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Discovery

Why does the Discovery have such a long spine-like structure?

The mysterious music heard at the beginning where there is no picture is a portion of Ligetti's Atmospheres.  Like a traditional MGM film, 2001 has an overture, as well as an Intermission that uses Atmospheres as well.  The eerie music sets the tone of the film.  With the sound of objects whizzing past, the Odyssey begins.    Top