The Expanse: 22 Things You Missed

The hostilities between the various part of the solar system has really started to heat up with the Free Navy hurtling asteroids everywhere and causing long time foes like Earth, Mars, and even the Belt to come together and go, “Nah, this guy is nuts.” Nothing unifies factions like an unhinged lunatic. It’s such a distracting conflict that no one seems to even notice that on the other side of the ring colonists seem to have landed on a Pet Cemetary planet with creatures bringing back zombie-like versions of dead things. That’s super crazy, but everyone has to stop this would be Alexander. If that kind of thing can go under the radar then it might be easy to miss the beavy of references and nods that have happened throughout the series. From a strike force filled with icons of science fiction to names that have double and triple meanings to a borderline obsession with the Canadian prog rock band Rush. Seriously, there’s a lot of Rush in this show. Pulling from fantasy and sci fi to even hitting the original viral sensation or the grandfather of all parody movies, the show has paid big tributes to the properties that came before it. In the last episode of season 6 there were at least 30 references in one shot. That’s what happens when no one is watching the art department. What hidden gems did you find in the hard sci fi series? Let us know in the comments and be sure to like and subscribe for all the latest in your inbox.


0:00 Intro
0:34 Sci Fi All Stars
2:26 Doctor Who
3:21 The Death Blossom
4:21 Dorrie Miller, Pearl Harbor hero
4:58 2001
5:18 The Shining
5:44 Screaming Firebird
6:25 Off World Colonies
6:54 The Simpsons
7:28 Strongbad
7:58 Self Destruct
8:26 The Book of Mormon
9:04 Cerces Station map references
9:26 Tech Noir
9:47 Rush
11:00 Tattoo love
11:34 Space Gladiator movies
12:12 Savage Industries
12:38 Audiobook Narrator
13:05 Scolopi
13:29 Macos and Alexander the Great
14:14 Foehammer

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Written by: Ryan Carbrey
Narrated by: Michael Neeb
Edited by: Guillermo A.

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