Why do the Cylons come every 33 minutes?

Why do the Cylons come every 33 minutes?

It’s all about the stress. 33 Minutes was how long it took the Cylons to detect the signal beacon being sent from the fleet, calculate their own jump, and execute that jump. The human fleet was mainly ready to jump, but not doing it until the Cylons showed up in the hope they wouldn’t need to.

What happens in the first episode of Battlestar Galactica?

Having fled the besieged Ragnar Anchorage, the convoy of refugee spaceships is relentlessly pursued and attacked by Cylons. The colonial fleet must execute a faster-than-light (FTL) jump every 33 minutes to escape the Cylons, who consistently arrive at the new jump coordinates approximately 33 minutes later.

Who shot Adama?

Plot. With Commander Adama shot in the chest by Boomer, Col. Tigh is forced to take command as a Cylon Basestar arrives. Tigh has the fleet take an emergency faster-than-light jump to escape, despite the stranded survey team on the planet Kobol.

What episode does Starbuck sleep with Apollo?

Unfinished Business (Extended Version)

“Unfinished Business” An episode of the Re-imagined Series
Episode No. Season 3, Episode 9 (discuss)
Writer(s) Michael Taylor
Director Robert Young

When did Battlestar Galactica first appear on TV?

Battlestar Galactica (season 1) The first season of the reimagined science fiction television series Battlestar Galactica, commissioned by the Sci-Fi Channel in February 2004, began airing eight months later in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It premiered on Sci-Fi in the United States with a two-hour debut on January 14, 2005.

What happened to the water supply in Battlestar Galactica?

President Roslin arrives on Galactica as Boomer’s Cylon side asserts itself, forcing her to sabotage Galactica’s water supply against her will. A series of explosions leads to the loss of 60% of the water reserves and Commander Adama is compelled to introduce rationing and begin a search of nearby planetary systems for any H20 deposits.

Why is Baltar under investigation by Adama?

A Cylon suicide bomber prompts Adama to form an independent tribunal to investigate the Cylon threat in the fleet. Baltar comes under investigation when Number Six appears in real life, accusing Baltar of helping the Cylons achieve the genocide of humanity and destruction of the Colonies.