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Please choose a specific reference for the term beacon:
- Automatic beacon, a device that transmits a distress signal used by Starbuck in Galactica 1980.
- Case Orange, an automated beacon that is activated in the event of a major catastrophic event.
- Lion's Head beacon, a probe-like craft left by the Thirteenth Tribe in the Lion's Head Nebula.
- Short range marker beacon, a beacon used to track Vipers in the Original Series.