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Discovery Recap: The Sound of Thunder (Episode 6)

“This Kelpien IS our people.” – Captain Pike Previously on Star Trek Discovery: Pike (Anson Mount) and Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) learn that Georgiou (Michelle Yeoh) is working with Section 31, and tasked with hunting down Spock. Spock had been drawing…

Uneven Threads: A Reflection on “Tapestry”

During discussions of favourite episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation, often cited is the season 6 episode “Tapestry”. In the episode Jean-Luc Picard, our introspective and bookish captain, dies. A diplomatic mission goes awry and Picard is the victim…

Discovery Recap: An Obol for Charon (Episode 4)

“You are the most empathic soul I know.” Burnham to Saru Previously on Star Trek Discovery: The Enterprise is in dry dock and Pike still has command of Discovery. Burnham is struggling to understand the seven signals and what they…