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Episode 295, “It’s a 3-watt life form”

| June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments


DSC premier Sunday, Sept. 24 at 8:30 p.m. ET (Time approximate after NFL football). First 8 episodes will come out thru Nov 5, then in Jan, we get the other 7.

We have not yet seen the Discovery bridge. The trailer was the Shenzhou.

John DeLancie will guest star in Ep 9 of STC.

STC Ep 9, 10, 11 are filmed and in post production. That’s all there is.

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Worst case scenario: what is the one thing that they can do in Discovery that will make u stop watching it?

Star Trek in pop culture:

Another one From The Sarah Jane Adventures “The Empty Planet” (recommended by M’Ress)


Last week in Trek

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Episode 294, “Admiral Mustang”

| June 13, 2017 | 0 Comments


Star Trek: Operation Enterprise is now open at Movie Park Germany. Federation Plaza is a 1 sq km area also containing a holodeck, 2 transporter rooms & an Ent D bridge.

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Episode 293, “Data the Mustang Transformer”

| June 6, 2017 | 0 Comments


Darrell got a car loan (there was no real news, so…)

Star Trek VR

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Which Trek character would u choose to be stranded in the delta quadrant with your cohost?

Star Trek in pop culture:

Another one From The Sarah Jane Adventures (recommended by M’Ress)


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Episode 292, “Manufactured Triumph”

| May 30, 2017 | 0 Comments


DSC rank is TNG pips on metal badges.

Harry Mudd to be on multiple episodes.

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Which Trek alien race has zero chances of existing in real life?

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Episode 291, “Mystery Date”

| May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments


WHAT: ZERO-G Roddenberry Adventures Flight with William Shatner

DATE: Friday, August 4, 2017

TIME: 9am – 2pm

WHERE: Las Vegas, NV

COST: $9,950 plus 5% tax (per person)

TICKETS: Tickets for this event can be purchased at

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Which Trek character do u think gives out the best advice? I vote for Guinan with McCoy a close 2nd.

Star Trek in pop culture:

(Thanks listener M’Ress) Dr Who – The Daleks seemed to have learned something from The Borg.


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Episode 290a, “Discovery First Look”

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Our thoughts on the first Star Trek: Discovery trailer.

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Episode 290, “Borg Crumbs”

| May 16, 2017 | 0 Comments


Firm DSC launch date this week?

The Orville – Seth MacFarlane. Looks like a Futurama-like space comedy. This makes me sad because he should

have made a Trek competitor.

More Trek stamps from Canada: Photos of Kirk from WOK, Picard from BoBW, Sisko, Janeway & Archer each with a bad guy from their series. Also TOS shuttlecraft & Borg cube. April 27th.

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Episode 289, “Last Week in Trek”

| May 9, 2017 | 0 Comments


DSC: Since the writer’s strike was averted, CBS higher ups are back to saying early fall.

Hallmark Picard/Data Keepsake ornament coming this summer. $29.95

USS Franklin w/lights from Beyond $29.95.

Convention-exclusive ornament Enterprise C will be available at various cons.

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Episode 288, “We’ll Always Have Puns”

| May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments


Writers strike averted. Episodes being written now would have been affected.

Casting news: Rekha Sharma, as Commander Landry, the ship’s security officer. Was in Star Trek Continues episode “Still Treads the Shadow”.

Shatner at NYCC Sunday

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Episode 287, “Borg Lite”

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments


Nimoy COPD Film starting on PBS May 4

VR game Star Trek Bridge Crew from Ubisoft comes out May 30 for Oculus Rift, HTC Vive & Playstation VR.

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Which TNG alien race deserved to be shown in more episodes: the Binars, the Sheliak, or the Pakleds?

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