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- Captain Treesdale (single appearance)
- Keith Dale (single appearance)
- Elliott Blender (first appearance)
- Celia Clyde (single appearance)
- Space Ape (single appearance)(no lines)(disguise)/
- Velma's worms (single appearance)(no lines)
- Police officer (single appearance)
- Space shuttle
|Keith Dale||He lost out to Janet Lawrence for a Nobel Prize.|
|Celia Clyde||She had unusual equipment stored in her janitor closet.|
|Elliott Blender||He was disappointed when Velma's project beat his.|
|Janet Lawrence as the Space Ape||Her project was not ready.|
|Reggie as the smallest Space Ape form||Lawrence trained him to do it.|
|"Music of America"|| Written by Howard Kantoff, Rosanne Marshack,|
James Valentin, and Richard Valentin
- The pre-teen Velma also had an invention of her's chosen to go into space in the previous series episode, Dawn of the Spooky Shuttle Scare.
- Characters resembling Dr. Jekyll from Nowhere to Hyde and Professor Ingstrom from Scooby's Night with a Frozen Fright (both from the original series, Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!) can be seen right after Keith Dale invites the ceremony attendees to help themselves to the refreshment table.
- Frank Welker and Colleen O'Shaughnessey are uncredited as Reggie and the policeman and Celia Clyde, respectively.
- Elliott Blender is miscredited as "Elliott Blinder".
Animation mistakes and/or technical glitches
- None known.
Inconsistencies/continuity errors and/or goofs/oddities
- Elliot complains in a later episode (Big Appetite in Little Tokyo) about being allergic to dogs. However, he makes no mention of it this episode, despite often being in close proximity to Scooby-Doo.
In other languages
|Greek||Ο Scooby-Doo στο Διάστημα||Scooby-Doo in Space|
- What's New, Scooby-Doo?: Volume 1 - Space Ape at the Cape VHS released by Warner Home Video on August 19, 2003.
- What's New, Scooby-Doo?: Volume 1 - Space Ape at the Cape DVD released by Warner Home Video on June 1, 2004.
- What's New, Scooby-Doo? Complete 1st Season DVD set released by Warner Home Video on February 20, 2007.
- Scooby-Doo! and Friends DVD released by Warner Home Video on April 1, 2014.
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