What is the angel silhouette in the title sequence? The opening is starkly different from other series themes. What does the angel mean?
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The Red Angel is a mysterious entity or phenomenon witnessed by Starfleet in various locations around the galaxy. It was given its name by a person who had also seen it many years in the past.
Season 2 of the series is largely about the search for the nature of the Red Angel.
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