Dr. Heywood Floyd - This character takes a trip to Haley's comet in his/her one hundred and third year of life. He/she makes a snowball while on the surface of the comet and throws it into space.
Dr. Rolf van der Berg - This character suspects that Mount Zeus is made of diamond and invests on the notion that the diamond market will react seriously to the news that Mount Zeus is a big diamond.
Sir Lawrence Tsung - This character becomes interested in space commerce and funds the building of Galaxy and Universe.
Rupert Chang - This character is a crew member of Tsien, a Chinese spaceship that lands on Europa before Jupiter ignites into Lucifer.
Captain Smith - This character is the commander for Universe, the spaceship that visits Haley's comet and rescues the crew and passengers of the hijacked Galaxy.
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