In This Scifi Short, an Astronaut Is Almost Completely Prepared for His Historic Moment

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In Tom Webb’s Hyper Jump, an astronaut prepares for a historic jump into hyperspace with cool, laser-like precision—until he realizes that the entire world will be tuning in hear his pre-flight speech. Panic, self-doubt, half-remembered movie quotes, and Schwarzenegger imitations soon follow.

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AndrosZ
AndrosZ

Might as well jump. Jump!