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133 votes
13 answers
16k views

Why does everyone face the same way on the transporter?

49 votes
8 answers
12k views

Why "In politics, the tripod is the most unstable of all structures"?

36 votes
9 answers
5k views

First use of the "captive human brains as computers" idea?

35 votes
5 answers
11k views

Why was Duncan Idaho repeatedly reborn?

28 votes
3 answers
5k views

Why is melange called "spice"?

24 votes
4 answers
17k views

Why do stormtroopers wear white?

23 votes
3 answers
3k views

Why did Thufir Hawat seriously underestimate the number of Sardaukar?

18 votes
5 answers
6k views

Did Tolkien originally intend to write a very different Lord of the Rings?

15 votes
2 answers
3k views

How much spice was in the Atreides' lost harvester?

15 votes
2 answers
1k views

How deep are the sands on Arrakis?

14 votes
2 answers
1k views

Did the Bene Gesserit have hard power in Dune?

13 votes
1 answer
254 views

Which episodes of Star Trek TNG led to their writers becoming regular staff?

11 votes
3 answers
5k views

Why did the Purifier commit suicide?

9 votes
3 answers
3k views

Did the Bene Gesserit support the destruction of House Atreides, and how?

7 votes
1 answer
2k views

Viper mark II vs mark VII?

6 votes
4 answers
1k views

If the world was flat, could one see great distances?

4 votes
1 answer
260 views

Looking for an older book about a team of time travellers operating outside light cone

1 vote
3 answers
543 views

When did the Ring exercise its will?