“Caustics.” In optics, caustics are the light reflections rippling on the bottom of a swimming pool.

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Raumpatrouille Orion

“Space Patrol Orion.” A 1966 German TV space opera. Famous for sets that used strings, kitchen implements and empty yogurt containers. The actresses’ costumes were also somewhat unusual.

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Raumschiff Enterprise

“Spaceship Enterprise,” the original German title of the original Star Trek television series.

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