Standard Orbit is a Trek.fm 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.
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.
The Trouble with Tribbles Commentary. Everyone loves the prolific furry guys, so this week we bring you an audio commentary for the classic episode, so grab your copy, sit back, relax, and strap it down!
Dave Rossi on Star Trek Remastered. In this double-length episode we talk to Dave Rossi, visual effects producer for Star Trek Remastered, about how he got involved in the project, the challenges, the fears, and the rules they tried to follow.
Gene Roddenberry. There would be no Star Trek without its creator, Gene Roddenberry. In this episode of Standard Orbit, Drew and Mike take a look at the Great Bird of the Galaxy. We look at his work on The Original Series, how his vision of the future ch
Kirk vs. Computers. One of Captain Kirk's many talents is his ability to talk computers into self-destructing. In this episode of Standard Orbit Mike and Drew take a look at three such instances. We discuss how he got a little help from Spock in “The R
James. Tiberius. Kirk. There is no captain greater. And in this episode of Standard Orbit, Mike and Drew take a close look at Star Trek's original explorer-captain, Jim Kirk. Find out why they think he's the best, how being in movies changed Kirk, and ho
Meet the Pilots. The Original Series was a first for television in that the studio loved the pilot so much they ordered a second one. We ponder what the future would have been like if the studio hadn't ordered a second pilot.