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Old January 14 2013, 03:14 PM   #11
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Re: Oscar Niemeyer in Star Trek

scotpens wrote: View Post
Those parabolic arches and curved star shapes are iconic of 1960s design, probably because they suggest flight or the trajectory of a rocket -- an emblem of the dawn of the Space Age.

They showed up in furniture, wallpaper and tile patterns, and set design for TV shows.

Thanks for that. I'd waited all my life for a definitive version of that song, and there it is.
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