Episode 146: 47 Shades of Green

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Main Mission, Part 1

Star Trek: Lower Decks
“Something Borrowed, Something Green”
Written by Grace Parra Janney
Directed by Bob Suarez

Subspace Chatter

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Here are links to 49  additional stories broken out by series, movies and other categories.

CLASSIC TV SERIES (in order of premiere)

Star Trek: The Original Series

  1. How ‘Star Trek’ almost failed to launch
  2. Star Trek: Who Are The Yangs?

Star Trek: The Next Generation

  1. Star Trek: The Next Generation Scrapped A Sequel To One Of Its Best Picard Plots
  2. Letting Jonathan Frakes Direct Star Trek Came Back To Bite The Show’s Producer
  3. Worf’s desire to commit suicide in Star Trek: The Next Generation didn’t make him a jerk

Star Trek: Voyager

  1. Star Trek: Voyager’s 20 Best Episodes Ranked
  2. Star Trek: Voyager Predicted the AI Debate

Star Trek: Enterprise

  1. How Firefly And Futurama Changed The Fate Of Star Trek: Enterprise
  2. Captain Archer’s 10 Best Star Trek Enterprise Episodes, Ranked
  3. Enterprise Made A Classic Star Trek Alien Race Finally Matter After 34 Years

STREAMING SERIES AND MOVIES (in order of premiere)

Star Trek: Discovery

  1. Star Trek: Discovery’s Captain Lorca Twist Was Genius and Hurt the Show
  2. Star Trek: Discovery Fixed One Big Mistake the Kelvin Timelines Movies Made
  3. Jonathan Frakes Teases Indiana Jones & Deadpool Vibes In Star Trek: Discovery Season 5

Star Trek: Picard

  1. Star Trek Picard Season 3: Why Geordi Commanded The USS Enterprise-D

Star Trek: Lower Decks

  1. ‘Star Trek: Lower Decks:’ How Does Moopsy Rank Against Every Cute Thing That’s Ever Existed? | The Mary Sue
  2. WARP FIVE: Lower Decks Pays Tribute to Star Trek Animation, Voyager, and Bone Drinking Creatures | Star Trek
  3. ‘Star Trek: Lower Decks’ Theory: The Mysterious Season 4 Threat May Not Be What It Seems – TrekMovie.com
  4. Paramount should be putting out Star Trek on CBS for viewers to enjoy
  5. Star Trek: Lower Decks Animator Reveals the Cartoon’s Sitcom Influences
  6. 10 Updates Star Trek Just Gave Tendi & Orions
  7. Star Trek Fixes Its Most Misunderstood Species

Star trek: Prodigy

  1. Star Trek: Prodigy Fans Can Help Save Season 2 With Their Wallets

Star Trek: Strange New Worlds

  1. Is Strange New Worlds a Prequel to TOS?
  2. Why Sam Kirk is the Best Kirk | Star Trek
  3. Strange New Worlds Fixed A Bad Star Trek: Voyager Episode 24 Years Later
  4. Strange New Worlds Changed Star Trek’s Prime Directive Because Of Pike

Star Trek: Very Short Treks

  1. Star Trek: very Short Treks Invites You to a Holiday Party This Week | Star Trek
  2. Star Trek comedy shorts from Too Many Cooks creator deserve a real show – Polygon
  3. ‘Star Trek’s Newest ‘Very Short Trek’ Is Filled With Hilarious Holograms
  4. Trip’s Enterprise Comeback Is An Even Bigger & Better Star Trek Reunion
  5. Watch: It’s “Holograms All The Way Down” In ‘Star Trek: very Short Treks’ Written By ‘Prodigy’ EP Aaron Waltke – TrekMovie.com
  6. Star Trek’s New Release Is As Bad As The Star Wars Holiday Special, Says Polling

(unannounced “Star Trek: Legacy” series)

  1. Star Trek: Legacy’s New Enterprise Will Be Upgraded, Says Production Designer
  2. Star Trek: Legacy’s Jack Crusher Redefines A Major TNG Invention
  3. Forget The Borg: 10 Aliens Who Should Be Star Trek: Legacy Villains
  4. Picard Season 3’s Secret Weapon Is The Key To Star Trek: Legacy

THEATRICAL MOTION PICTURES (in order of premiere)

Star Trek (2009)

  1. J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek Had A ‘Code Word’ That Guided The Entire Vibe Of The Film

Star Trek books, audio books and DVDs

  1. The Picard Legacy Collection: 54-Disc Star Trek Set Gets New Release Date
  2. Preview: ‘Star Trek: Prodigy’ Producers Talk Dreaming Big In Season 1B DVD/Blu-ray Special Features – TrekMovie.com

Star Trek video games/board games

  1. ‘Star Trek Online: Incursion’ Out Now – Watch Captain Kim Take On New Borg In Launch Trailer – TrekMovie.com

Star Trek Comics/graphic novels/magazines

  1. See Spock Take The Enterprise Into Battle In Preview Of ‘Star Trek: The Motion Picture – Echoes’ #5 – TrekMovie.com
  2. Star Trek Gives a Hilarious Shout-Out to Spock’s Sex Symbol Status
  3. Star Trek: Picard’s Academy Hints at the Return of a Controversial Classmate



  1. Jeri Ryan, Voyager’s Seven Of Nine & Star Trek Future Explained
  2. Star Trek’s Bloodiest Away Missions
  3. Star Trek’s New Vulcan Learned The Right Lesson From DS9

Actor Watch

  1. Uhura beams in! Read an interview excerpt from the new issue of ‘Star Trek Explorer’ magazine (exclusive) | Space
  2. ‘Star Trek’ Provided a Boost for Chris Pine’s Voyage to Stardom; Here’s His Net Worth and Journey

Main Mission, Part 2

Star Trek: Lower Decks
“Empathological Fallacies”
Written by Jamie Loftus
Directed by Megan Lloyd

Main Mission, Part 3

Star Trek: Very Short Treks
“Worst Contact”
Directed by Aaron Hawkins

Main Mission, Part 4

Star Trek: Very Short Treks
“Holograms All The Way Down”
Written by Aaron J. Waltke
Directed by Aaron Hawkins

End Of Show

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