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What is red dwarf based on?

What is red dwarf based on?

Dave Hollins: Space Cadet

Red Dwarf
Based on Dave Hollins: Space Cadet by Rob Grant Doug Naylor
Directed by Ed Bye (1988–91, 1997–99) Juliet May (1992) Grant Naylor (1992) Andy de Emmony (1993) Doug Naylor (2009–present)
Starring Chris Barrie Craig Charles Danny John-Jules Norman Lovett Hattie Hayridge Robert Llewellyn Chloë Annett

What does Smeg mean red dwarf?

Smeg is a vulgarism or expletive used throughout the series of Red Dwarf. Although no specific meaning is ever given, it and its derivatives are regularly used as a derogatory term. On 14 February 2015 at the MCM Midlands Comic Con, Robert Llewellyn explicitly attested that smeg is a shortened version of smegma.

Are you absolutely sure it does mean changing the bulb?

Quotes. Rimmer : Step up to red alert. Kryten : Sir, are you absolutely sure? It does mean changing the bulb.

Can Kryten swear?

Mechanoids were programmed to obey their human masters and were not programmed to swear. However, Kryten managed to override his core programming, but could not say smeg head. The words would cause a minor malfunction, causing them to come out as “smeeeee heeee”.

What is the meaning of Red Dwarf?

Definition of red dwarf : a star having substantially lower surface temperature, intrinsic luminosity, mass, and size than the sun.

What does a Red Dwarf look like?

Red dwarfs are small (0.08-0.5 M⊙), low-surface temperature (2500-4000 K) Main Sequence stars with a spectral type of K or M. It is their low temperature which dictates their red appearance. Their small diameter (typically a few tenths that of the Sun) means that they are also faint.

What does Smegging mean?

Quick Reference. Abbr. of smegma expressing anger, disgust, frustration, or contempt. Usually in phrase smeg off. Also as interj.

What does Smeg Head mean?

A fool
Noun. smeghead (plural smegheads) (slang, derogatory) A fool.

What does kryten call a banana?

Lister tries to teach Kryten how to lie by showing him things and asking him to identify them wrong, such as calling a banana a “small, off-duty Czechoslovakian traffic warden”, a banana “a female Aardvark”, and an apple “the Bolivian Navy on manoeuvrers in the South Pacific.” Kryten is however unable to keep this up …

Who played Kryten?

Robert LlewellynRed Dwarf
David RossRed Dwarf
Kryten/Voiced by

What is the difference between a white dwarf and a red dwarf?

A white dwarf describes the state in which a star has reached the end of its life cycle, while a red dwarf describes a low mass and density star whose nuclear reactions take place over trillions of years. The other commonality between these two dwarfs is that they shine less brightly than other stars in the sky.

What happens when a red dwarf dies?

When the red dwarf finally runs out of fuel completely, it becomes a white dwarf. Unlike blue dwarfs, white dwarfs do currently exist – because other types of stars also become white dwarfs.