Episode 85: Using Trek to Teach Empathy

Troi as Goddess of Empathy

Our crew discusses Star Trek episodes like “Devil in the Dark”, “Duet” and “I, Borg” that challenge the show’s characters – and viewers – to learn empathy. Download Now (right-click and save)  Hosts: Grace, Jarrah and Sue Editor: Jarrah Notes…

Episode 84: We Left your Pope on a Moon

Though she only appeared in four episodes, Kai Opaka (Camille Saviola) laid the groundwork for the Bajoran culture on DS9. The crew takes a closer look at our first “Space Pope.” Download Now (right-click and save)  Hosts: Andi, Grace,…

Episode 83: Book Club: IDW’s Starfleet Academy

  We chat about the 2015 IDW comic book miniseries Starfleet Academy, which targeted young adult readers with a story about a diverse team of Starfleet cadets, juxtaposed with a plotline about one of Kelvin Timeline Uhura’s Academy adventures. Download…

Episode 82: Prepare for “Disaster”

Our crew takes a look at the 5th Season TNG episode “Disaster.” We discuss Troi’s turn in the big chair, Worf’s skills as a field medic, the unusual pairing of Crusher and LaForge, Data’s disembodied head, Picard’s choice of children’s…

Episode 81: Shades of Gray-t Podcast Moments

It’s our three-year Podiversary! To celebrate, we took a look back over the last 80 episodes (plus 13 supplemental episodes), and chose some of our favorite parts to share again today. Download Now (right-click and save)  Hosts:  Andi, Grace, Jarrah,…