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Star Trek: Discovery: Coming Home  Season 4, Ep 13

[Season finale] As the DMA approaches Earth and Ni'Var, with evacuations underway, Burnham and the team aboard the USS Discovery must find a way to communicate and connect with a species far different from their own before time runs out. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Mar 17, 2022 - 30 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Species Ten-C  Season 4, Ep 12

Penultimate episode of the season: As the DMA approaches Earth and Ni'Var, Captain Burnham and the crew of the USS Discovery attempt to make first contact with the powerful species responsible before it's too late. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Mar 10, 2022 - 27 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Rosetta  Season 4, Ep 11

While Captain Burnham leads an away mission to a planet that was once home to the aliens responsible for the DMA, Book and Tarka secretly infiltrate the USS Discovery. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Mar 3, 2022 - 21 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: The Galactic Barrier  Season 4, Ep 10

Captain Burnham and her crew must go where few have gone before: beyond the Galactic Barrier. Meanwhile, Book learns the truth of what drives Ruon Tarka. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Feb 24, 2022 - 15 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Rubicon  Season 4, Ep 9

Captain Burnham and the USS Discovery race to stop Book and Ruon Tarka from launching a rogue plan that could inadvertently endanger the galaxy. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Feb 17, 2022 - 7 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: All In  Season 4, Ep 8

Burnham and Owosekun catch up to Book and his jerk Risian buddy, but if they're going to stop them from getting the unobtanium that they need to make their big bomb-thing, they're gonna have to play the hand they're dealt--and we're not talking about fizzbin. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Feb 10, 2022 - 15 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: ...But to Connect   Season 4, Ep 7

Tensions rise as representatives from across the galaxy gather to confront the threat of the Dark Matter Anomaly. Zora's new sentience raises difficult questions. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 30, 2021 - 24 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Stormy Weather  Season 4, Ep 6

Seeking answers, the USS Discovery ventures into a subspace rift created by the Dark Matter Anomaly. Meanwhile, Book faces a strange visitor from his past. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 23, 2021 - 37 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: The Examples  Season 4, Ep 5

Burnham and Book race to evacuate a group of stranded colonists in the anomaly's path as one of the Federation's brightest scientists comes aboard the USS Discovery to do high-stakes research with Saru and Stamets. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 16, 2021 - 37 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: All Is Possible  Season 4, Ep 4

Tilly and Adira lead a team of Starfleet Academy cadets on a training mission that takes a dangerous turn. Meanwhile, Burnham is pulled into tense negotiations on Ni'Var. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 9, 2021 - 25 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Choose to Live  Season 4, Ep 3

Burnham and Tilly hunt the killer of a Starfleet officer as Stamets and the science team race against the clock to prevent the anomaly from killing anyone else. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 2, 2021 - 15 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Anomaly  Season 4, Ep 2

Discovery goes chasing after the anomaly that threatens entire planets and makes a disturbing, well, discovery. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Nov 25, 2021 - 33 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Kobayashi Maru  Season 4, Ep 1

[Season premiere] After months spent reconnecting the Federation with distant worlds, Captain Michael Burnham and the crew of the USS Discovery are sent to assist a damaged space station – a seemingly routine mission that reveals the existence of a terrifying new threat. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Nov 18, 2021 - 28 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: That Hope Is You, Part 2  Season 3, Ep 13

[Season Finale] As the Emerald Chain tightens its grip and the mystery of the Burn is finally solved, Burnham and the crew have one last chance to save themselves – and the Federation. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Jan 7, 2021 - 84 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: There Is a Tide...  Season 3, Ep 12

A little too late for Christmas, but there's some serious McClaneing in this one. Also, Vance and Osyraa have a little talk. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 31, 2020 - 39 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Su'Kal  Season 3, Ep 11

Discovery ventures to the Verubin Nebula, where Burnham, Saru, and Culber make a shocking realization about the origin of The Burn as the rest of the crew faces an unexpected threat. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 24, 2020 - 33 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Terra Firma, Part 2  Season 3, Ep 10

Georgiou uncovers the true depths of the plot against her, leading her to a revelation about how deeply her time on the USS Discovery truly changed her. [CW: torture] [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 17, 2020 - 26 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Terra Firma, Part 1  Season 3, Ep 9

The USS Discovery crew journeys to a mysterious planet in hopes of finding a cure for Georgiou's deteriorating condition. Stamets and Adira make a stunning breakthrough with the newly acquired Burn data. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 10, 2020 - 32 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: The Sanctuary  Season 3, Ep 8

Burnham and the USS Discovery crew travel to Book’s home planet to help rescue it from Osyraa, the formidable leader of the Emerald Chain. Meanwhile, Stamets and Adira continue their search for valuable information on the origin of the Burn. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Dec 3, 2020 - 39 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Unification III  Season 3, Ep 7

A group of people, united by blood but separated by deep and long-held philosophical differences, have finally come together to celebrate their common heritage, but now they face the potential intrusion of yet another group of their acquaintance that they believe pose a serious threat to their very existence. But enough about Thanksgiving 2020... [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Nov 26, 2020 - 48 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Scavengers  Season 3, Ep 6

After receiving a message from Book, Burnham and Georgiou embark on a rogue mission to find him, leaving Saru to pick up the pieces with Admiral Vance. Meanwhile, Stamets forms an unexpected bond with Adira. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Nov 19, 2020 - 48 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Die Trying  Season 3, Ep 5

After reuniting with what remains of Starfleet and the Federation, the USS Discovery and its crew must prove that a 930-year-old crew and starship are exactly what this new future needs. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Nov 12, 2020 - 43 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Forget Me Not  Season 3, Ep 4

Burnham and Adira visit the Trill homeworld while Saru's efforts on the Discovery to help the crew reconnect yield surprises. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Nov 5, 2020 - 51 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: People of Earth  Season 3, Ep 3

The ship goes to Earth to see what the Federation has been up to, but someone's pulled up the welcome mat. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Oct 29, 2020 - 50 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Far From Home  Season 3, Ep 2

Meanwhile, back on the ship (and the planet they landed on)... [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Oct 22, 2020 - 70 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: That Hope Is You, Part 1  Season 3, Ep 1

[Season premiere] It's 3188, and Burnham shows up from the 23rd century, but where's everybody else? [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Oct 15, 2020 - 59 comments

Star Trek comes full circle

CBS announced this morning that they've placed a series order for Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, the ninth Star Trek series to be aired. Anson Mount, Rebecca Romijn, and Ethan Peck will all be returning as their ST:Discovery versions of Captain Pike, Number One, and Spock.
The series will follow Captain Pike, Science Officer Spock and Number One in the decade before Captain Kirk boarded the U.S.S. Enterprise, as they explore new worlds around the galaxy.
posted by hanov3r on May 15, 2020 - 13 comments

Community discovery: what are you enjoying right now?

In the spirit of more open-ended conversations on MeFi, I'm just wondering what TV shows, films, books, podcasts, or Youtube channels you're enjoying right now? (Old or new, but if it hasn't been discussed much yet on FanFare, so much the better.) FanFare lurkers, we'd enjoy hearing from you too. [more inside]
posted by sylvanshine on Jul 26, 2019 - 24 comments

BattleBots: At Least This Dystopia Has Robot Fights  Season 4, Ep 0

Episodes premiere Fridays on Discovery and repeat Wednesdays on the Science Channel. It looks like each will be two hours of twisted steel and bot appeal. IT'S ROBOT FIGHTING TIME!
posted by Etrigan on Jun 8, 2019 - 8 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Such Sweet Sorrow, Part 2  Season 2, Ep 14

The conclusion to last week's cliffhanger. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Apr 19, 2019 - 75 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Such Sweet Sorrow  Season 2, Ep 13

When the USS Discovery's crucial mission does not go according to plan, Burnham realizes what must ultimately be done. The crew prepares for the battle of a lifetime as Leland's Control ships get closer. [more inside]
posted by Halloween Jack on Apr 11, 2019 - 65 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: The Red Angel  Season 2, Ep 10

Further information about both the Red Angel and Burnham's past come to light. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Mar 21, 2019 - 76 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Project Daedalus  Season 2, Ep 9

When the Discovery crew infiltrates Section 31's headquarters, suspicions arise that the crew may have a traitor in their midst. Burnham tries to help Spock but her efforts don't go as planned. [more inside]
posted by duffell on Mar 14, 2019 - 55 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: If Memory Serves  Season 2, Ep 8

Burnham takes Spock to Talos IV. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Mar 8, 2019 - 43 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Light and Shadows  Season 2, Ep 7

Burnham returns to Vulcan in search of Spock, while Discovery continues to investigate the events near Kaminar. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Mar 1, 2019 - 57 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: The Sounds of Thunder  Season 2, Ep 6

A signal appears above Kaminar. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Feb 22, 2019 - 63 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Saints of Imperfection  Season 2, Ep 5

Stamets has a plan to save Tilly. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Feb 15, 2019 - 45 comments

Book: Washington Black

High adventure fraught with cliffhanger twists marks this runaway-slave narrative, which leaps, sails, and soars from Caribbean cane fields to the fringes of the frozen Arctic and across a whole ocean. (Opening line from Kirkus Review, one of many publications to list Esi Edugyan's novel among the best fiction of 2018). Booker Prize shortlisted nominee. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief on Feb 2, 2019 - 3 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Point of Light  Season 2, Ep 3

Some old friends drop by for a visit. [more inside]
posted by gerryblog on Jan 31, 2019 - 52 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: New Eden  Season 2, Ep 2

The USS Discovery chases a lead. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Jan 25, 2019 - 40 comments

Star Trek: Short Treks: The Brightest Star  Season 1, Ep 3

Saru has an origin story. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Dec 7, 2018 - 15 comments

Star Trek: Short Treks: Calypso  Season 1, Ep 2

A marooned astronaut (played by Aldis Hodge) wakes up on a seemingly deserted starship (voiced by Annabelle Wallis).
posted by Mogur on Nov 9, 2018 - 26 comments

Star Trek: Short Treks: Runaway  Season 1, Ep 1

Sylvia Tilly attempts to have some coffee in peace. She fails. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Oct 5, 2018 - 17 comments

Star Trek Discovery discussion

This thread about the S7 Voyager episode Prophecy sprawled into a discussion of Star Trek Discovery's merits and treatment of Klingons. I am moving it here to allow broader discussion. All aired Star Trek should be considered fair game here. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Jul 3, 2018 - 7 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: The War Without, The War Within  Season 1, Ep 14

Burnham and the crew are faced with the harsh reality of the war during their absence; Starfleet must use unconventional tactics and sources to take their next action against the Klingons. [more inside]
posted by zarq on Feb 5, 2018 - 54 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: What's Past Is Prologue  Season 1, Ep 13

Lorca plans to move forward with a coup against the Emperor, propelling Burnham to make a quick decision to save not only herself, but the U.S.S. Discovery. [more inside]
posted by zarq on Jan 28, 2018 - 106 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Vaulting Ambition  Season 1, Ep 12

Burnham heads out to meet the Terran Emperor, with Lorca as a prisoner. Stamets figures some things out while trapped in the mycelial network. Saru asks L’Rell for help. This episode has a number of interesting revelations. [more inside]
posted by fimbulvetr on Jan 21, 2018 - 116 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: The Wolf Inside  Season 1, Ep 11

Burnham is given a mission by the Terran Emperor to wipe out a rebel encampment and the rebel leader, Fire Wolf. Tilly theorizes Stamets can be healed with space fungus. Burnham must find a way to get encoded Terran data on the Defiant back to the Discovery. We finally get confirmation what is wrong with Tyler, and we find out who the Emperor of the Terran Empire is. Most importantly, this episode finally reveals the first MU goatee! [more inside]
posted by fimbulvetr on Jan 15, 2018 - 56 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Into the Forest I Go   Season 1, Ep 9

Captain Lorca orders an unauthorized attempt to defeat the Klingon cloaking device and turn the tide of the war. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Nov 12, 2017 - 101 comments

Star Trek: Discovery: Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum   Season 1, Ep 8

Saru makes an unauthorized adjustment to mission parameters. [more inside]
posted by mordax on Nov 5, 2017 - 45 comments

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