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Discovery Recap s4e3: “Choose To Live”

Burnham sits across the table from T'Rina and Rillak while Vance looks on

Still on Starfleet’s mission to distribute dilithium, the crew of the USS Credence prepares to transport the precious mineral to a nearby planet.  Everything’s going according to plan, until a small yet lethal band of masked mercenaries board the Creedence, subdue the…

Discovery Recap s4e2: “Anomaly”

Michael consoling Book after the destruction of Kwejean

There’s no easing back into everyday life after one’s planet has been destroyed. This week’s episode opens on a still-grieving Cleveland Booker (David Ajala) as he morbidly – and obsessively – re-watches the final images of Kwejian on his view…

Discovery Recap s4e1: “Kobayashi Maru”

In the highly-anticipated 4th season premiere of Star Trek: Discovery, we start off hopping right into action. Booker’s frigate departs Discovery and lands on a planet rich with life. Capt. Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) and Cleveland Booker (David Ajala) offer…

A Story Worth Telling: Kirsten Clancy

Admiral Kirsten Clancy

  You agree to meet with the man who slandered the organization you lead, who told billions of people that actions you believe helped protect them were, in fact, “dishonorable” and “criminal.” He arrives and speaks in “we” as if…

Star Trek’s Memorable Mentorships

  As Trekkies, most of us would probably agree that there are two aspects of our favorite franchise that set it apart in the world of science fiction. The first is Gene Roddenberry’s optimistic vision of the future. And the…

Episode 172: Mixed-Race Characters in Trek

From Spock to Ziyal to B’Elanna, Trek has no shortage of mixed-race characters. But why are their stories always so sad? Download Now (right-click and save)  Host:  Sarah Guests: Claire Light – @seelight Rian Roberson – @spacewiz206 Michele Foss…