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"Ascension" is a 2014 three-part SyFy miniseries, set in an alternate present, following the exploits of a fictional generational starship headed towards Proxima Centauri, as well as the drama that unfolds concurrently on planet Earth.

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Wouldn't the Ascension have reached a Rubicon point before ~51 years into the journey?

In the SyFy mini-series Ascension, as one of the plot points reference is made to the Ascension space ship reaching a "Rubicon Point" at which it will take more resources to return to Earth as opposed ...
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How does artificial gravity on the Ascension work?

Within the generation ship Ascension, there appears to be normal Earth-like gravity. Yes, I know about the twist from the end of episode 1x02, Nonetheless, there must be some explanation from the ...
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