Monthly Archives: January 2018

By the numbers: The Adama maneuver

In season three of Battlestar Galactica, with our heroes’ backs against the wall, the eponymous ship carries out an incredibly risky maneuver that fans have called “the Adama maneuver.” She jumps into the atmosphere, launches fighter support for the people on the ground while falling like a rock, and jumps back out seconds before she would have […]