But Arthur took all the existing material, plus an impression of some of the rushes, and wrote the novel. Part of his genius was that he understood how to rig the results.
HAL has been introduced to the unique and alien concept of human dishonesty. And finally there's a third artifact placed in orbit around Jupiter and waiting for the time when man has reached the outer rim of his own solar system.
He based his original ideas for upon a handful of short stories written by clarke, in particular The Sentinel.
It comes in many sizes and appears in many places, always in the purpose of advancing intelligent life. Share This Story. He says he avoided doing it because saying the ideas sound foolish, but dramatizing is about an experience.