With the Ancients' city of Atlantis discovered in the Pegasus Galaxy by Stargate Command, Dr. Elizabeth Weir and Major Sheppard lead a scientific expedition to the ancient abandoned city. Once there, the team not only find themselves unable to contact Earth, but their explorations unexpectedly reawaken the Ancients' deadly enemies, The Wraith, who hunger for this new prey. Now with the help of newfound local allies like Teyla Emmagan, the Atlantis Team sets about to uncover their new home's secrets even as their war of survival against the Wraith begins.
Kenneth Chisholm (firstname.lastname@example.org)
A new gate will open. A lost city will rise again.
Did You Know?
The machine is a system to open a wormhole. A wormhole is a hypothetical way of space travel called an Einstein-Rosen Bridge, named after scientists Nathan Rosen and Albert Einstein
. According to them, the wormhole should capable to unite two distant points in the universe, altering Space-Time Laws to cross from a point to another in a so brief period of time. The name wormhole was given after a comparative between the universe and an apple, with a worm moving inside. The same concept was used in Contact
(1997) as well as Stargate
(1994) and their TV series Stargate SG-1
(1997) and SGU Stargate Universe
(2009). See more
Well, I could kill you. But you strike me as the type of man who, despite being weak and cowardly on the outside, harbours a strength of character he doesn't even know he has.
Dr. Rodney McKay
I'm sorry - was there a compliment in there?
See, the way to motivate a man like you, Mr McKay, is not to threaten your life; it's to threaten the lives of your friends. That's right. Fix the ship, otherwise they start dying, one after another, 'til you change your mind, or until they're all dead. I don't care.
Referenced in Stargate: The Ark of Truth