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2001: A Space Odyssey has haunted pop culture with anxiety about rogue AIs for half a century

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Re: For more details....

> In the book version of 2001, the monolith is still transparent (to be precise, the version the ape-men encounter is transparent, in later appearances it is black).

As I recall, it was black when quiescent but displayed "pictures" to teach the ape-men. Obviously an early model plasma TV or giant Samsung Edge.

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