I'm guessing it will be centuries from now before we have the things in the motion picture:
- routine travel to LEO like normal air travel is today - a LEO space station as large and grandiose - multiple moon bases, with at least one (the US base) many stories below ground. - manned flight to Jupiter (or Saturn, in the book) - sentient computer
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i hear that for the movie someone had to move them by hand using a piece off string
Same technique they used on the original Star Trek.
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