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2008: An earthbound odyssey

March 21, 2008

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IN "2001: A Space Odyssey," writer Arthur C. Clarke depicted a long upward arc of knowledge. The chattering of apes gave way to a Space Age of interplanetary exploration. And then a higher consciousness emerged, as an astronaut passed through an alien portal and was reborn as the Star Child. In the 1968 novel, science came in elegant forms: big ... (Full article: 315 words)

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