Why ARE there so many people on that spaceship?

Why ARE there so many people on that spaceship?

I’ve noticed two schools of thought when it comes to fantasy spaceship operations. Tons of people Tons of automation On one hand… Who WERE all those people that Jean-Luc passed on the corridor? What were all those soldiers (meant to be) doing that got vented into space when a ship got destroyed on Battlestar Gallactica? Continue reading Why ARE there so many people on that spaceship?