Standard Orbit: A Star Trek Original Series Podcast

Standard Orbit is a podcast dedicated entirely to Star Trek: The Original Series. Not an episode review show, Standard Orbit explores specific elements of TOS with host Haley Stoddart and her guests.

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18: Not the Real McCoy

Hal Sutherland and The Animated Series. Classic Trek lost another creator recently, this time Animated Series director Hal Sutherland. In this episode of Standard Orbit, Mike and Drew discuss Mr. Sutherland and his contribution to Star Trek, while trying


 2014-02-10  37m

17: Khan’s Mistletoe

Khan-mentary 1: Space Seed Commentary. Of all of the villains in the Star Trek universe, none is more well-known than Khan. In this episode of Standard Orbit, Mike and Drew are joined by Khan expert John Tenuto for the first in a series of commentaries w


 2014-02-03  1h13m

16: Re-written by Gene Coon

Marc Cushman on Season Two. A lot happened behind the scenes of the second season of The Original Series. We’re joined once again by Marc to discuss some of the topics that will be covered in his second book.


 2014-01-27  58m

15: Sprint to Everything

Pitching a Piece of the Action Movie. Ready or not, another Star Trek movie is coming, and we set up a writer's room to discuss how "A Piece Of The Action" might make for a great movie.


 2014-01-20  50m

14: A Public Service Announcement

A Piece of the Action Commentary. Everyone loves a good gangster story. So what could be better than a planet full of them?! We discuss Chicago, how a planet comprised of nothing but gangsters would work, and what might have happened had the Horizon left


 2014-01-13  1h5m

13: Moneypenny

Janice Rand. From the very beginning, there were big plans for Kirk's yeoman. Unfortunately, few of them came to be. We discuss why she was awesome, how she was a physical manifestation of the crew, and how that affected her relationship with Kirk.


 2014-01-06  34m

12: A Legitimate "Sub" Genre

Romulans in TOS. What happens when you put Romans in space? We uncloak what the Romulans were up to in and before The Original Series, and how racism is apparently still a problem in the 23rd century.


 2013-12-30  43m

11: The Brett Favre of Starfleet

Star Trek Generations with Earl Grey. The combined crews of our TOS and TNG shows take a look at Star Trek Generations from a TOS point of view, discussing champagne bottles, Kirk's real dreams, and why TNG didn't really need Kirk to pass the torch.


 2013-12-23  58m

10: Unboot The Reboot

The Unmade Starfleet Academy Movie. Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country is a great movie, however it wasn't the only option for the 25th anniversary film. We discuss the unmade Starfleet Academy prequel.


 2013-12-16  38m

9: Zigged When He Should Have Zagged

Rewriting Season One with Marc Cushman. We’re joined by Marc, author of the new book These Are The Voyages, about which episode of Season One the producers were most proud of and a couple of episodes that fell apart in rewrites.


 2013-12-09  55m