After more than a decade, Star Trek returns to television! The seventh small-screen voyage of Gene Roddenberry’s creation takes us to a time before Kirk and Spock for a mission on the edge of Federation space. The Edge, Trek.fm’s dedicated Star Trek: Discovery podcast, explores the creative and cultural history of the legendary franchise each week, and charts the development of this new adventure leading up to the launch of the CBS All Access / Netflix show. Once the ship leaves spacedock on September 24, The Edge will bring you commentary, analysis, and fun throughout the week!
Ask Not. We delve into the many types of coercion used by Pike is his attempt to get Cadet Thira Sidhu to break her orders and go rogue, and ask whether it was too harsh compared with past Starfleet tests.
Fan Response to Star Trek: Discovery Season Three trailer. We discuss all the feedback we’ve received from listeners of *The Edge*—both positive and negative. (Be sure to listen all the way past the closing music!)
Q&A and The Trouble with Edward. We compare and contrast these stories with those of last season’s Short Treks to discover how they fit into Discovery’s second season and the general direction of the Star Trek universe.
In this episode of Tracks from The Edge, Mike Schindler is joined by Max Hegel to bring you a commentary for “The Trouble with Edward,” the second episode of the second season of Star Trek: Short Treks.