Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn’t go away.
– Philip K. Dick
The radio has gone silent on PATHOS-2. As isolation bears down on the staff of the remote research facility, strange things are happening. Machines are taking on human traits and alien constructions have started to interfere with routine. The world around them is turning into a nightmare.
Cameron has revealed the data to be an evolving series of intervals of time – like a time span that is constantly being reconsidered. The data itself is linked to a short flash of images depicting footsteps on a rocky shore CORRUPT DATA incidental, yet pertinent.
Lansky suggested it to be the WAU misinterpreting a video sequence as a part of its own experience – a memory and it’s desperately trying to remember when it happened.