The Sentinel And 2001: A Space Odyssey

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THE SENTINEL AND 2001:A SPACE ODYSSEY Have you ever wondered the existence of qualified creatures from outer space? If your answer is “Exactly!”, here are the masterpieces of the science fiction stories referring to genius aliens: “The Sentinel” and “2001: A Space Odyssey”. “The Sentinel” is a story written by British writer Arthur C. Clarke in 1948. The story is about an astrogeologist’ s discovery of a construction beyond mankind on the surface of the moon. The other piece of art, “2001: A Space Odyssey” is the science fiction movie by Stanley Kubrick. The plot of the film is separated into three sections that are set in different intervals of time. Kubrick is inspired by “The Sentinel” while making the movie. Whereas “2001: A Space Odyssey” and its source of inspiration, “The Sentinel” differ in the number of relics, the result of their mission and the outcome of the technological advancements; they are also similar in the function of the sentinel and the monolith, colonization ambition and dependence on technology.

However, only the monolith shows a remarkable progress, both of the pieces has a figure that represents the transition phase between ancient times to the qualified future. The lap dissolve is made with a rectangular black ruin, monolith. The monoliths appear between the first tools made by human-apes, the invention of the space travel, the death of the last man in Saturn and the artificial newborns. Correspondingly the sentinel is thought to be
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