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The Biggest Little Show This Side of the Alpha Quadrant! Trek Geeks is a casual discussion on Star Trek between two friends that have known each other for 20 years. Each week, Dan Davidson and Bill Smith will highlight various Star Trek topics covering The Original Series, The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, Voyager, and Enterprise...as well as the new feature films and independently produced shows! In addition, they'll stump one another with trivia and have conversations with various contributors and celebrities throughout the Star Trek Universe.

The Biggest Little Show This Side of the Alpha Quadrant! Trek Geeks is a casual discussion on Star Trek between two friends that have known each other for 20 years. Each week, Dan Davidson and Bill Smith will highlight various Star Trek topics covering The Original Series, The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, Voyager, and Enterprise...as well as the new feature films and independently produced shows! In addition, they'll stump one another with trivia and have conversations with various contributors and celebrities throughout the Star Trek Universe.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Biggest Little Show This Side of the Alpha Quadrant! Trek Geeks is a casual discussion on Star Trek between two friends that have known each other for 20 years. Each week, Dan Davidson and Bill Smith will highlight various Star Trek topics covering The Original Series, The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, Voyager, and Enterprise...as well as the new feature films and independently produced shows! In addition, they'll stump one another with trivia and have conversations with various contributors and celebrities throughout the Star Trek Universe.

Twitter:

@trekgeeks

Language:

English


Episodes

258 - Gates McFadden

5/13/2021
This week, we not only see the return of Dan Davidson, but we also have an incredibly special guest! We welcome none other than Star Trek icon Gates McFadden to the Trek Geeks Podcast! We'll talk about her brand new podcast where she talks to a lot of her Star Trek family, "Gates McFadden InvestiGates: Who Do You Think You Are?" and what it's like to go from zero to podcasting in the course of a pandemic. Gates' new podcast is available on all podcasting platforms, so be sure to check it...

Duration:00:59:15

257 - Resolutions

4/30/2021
Voyager's Captain and First Officer have contracted a virus from an insect bite on an alien world and they've been marooned on the surface to live out the rest of their lives...but what will this do to their relationship and what will it mean for the future? ...I think we all know the answer to that one. ;) This week, Bill and Kasey take on the penultimate episode of Voyager's second season, "Resolutions." (Or, "The One Where Janeway & Chakotay Might Do It. Or Not. Probably Not.)

Duration:01:19:25

The News From TrekNews.net: 04/22/2021

4/22/2021
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEWS FROM TREKNEWS.NET! This week, Bill & Dan discuss new high-end action figures, Star Trek army men, and a giant tease on social media from a TNG alum...that might have backfired?

Duration:00:14:41

The News From TrekNews.net: 04/15/2021

4/15/2021
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEWS FROM TREKNEWS.NET! This week, a new Star Trek mobile game, a new date for a new Star Trek film, and a huge award for Star Trek: Discovery! Join Bill & Dan for The News From TrekNews.net--the Oldest Brand-New Star Trek News Podcast from Trek Geeks!

Duration:00:19:06

256 - Jonathan Archer

4/15/2021
He's supposed to be the role model from which all other Captains gain inspiration, but is he? This week, Bill is joined by Discovering Trek's Kasey Shafsky (sitting in for Dan) to discuss this prototype captain and the qualities that make him who he is, and why he was perfect for the job he had.

Duration:01:19:14

255 - First Contact Day

4/8/2021
This past week, Star Trek fans celebrated First Contact Day and Star Trek did not disappoint. We were treated to great panels, surprise teaser trailers, and a big announcement and, this week, we'll talk about it all! Joining us to break down all the day's events is TrekNews.net contributor, Kyle Hadyniak. How did we feel about the new Discovery teaser, Hologram Janeway, and Chicago? Find out this week! FIVE YEAR MISSION The music of Trek Geeks comes from none other than Five Year Mission...

Duration:01:25:25

The News From TrekNews.net: 04/01/2021

4/1/2021
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEWS FROM TREKNEWS.NET! This week, Bill and Dan discuss a memorial for Leonard Nimoy in his hometown, First Contact Day events, new Star Trek merch, and The Biggest Thing of the Week: the Voyager Documentary finishes its crowdfunding! tact Day events, new Star Trek merch, and The Biggest Thing of the Week: the Voyager Documentary finishes its crowdfunding!

Duration:00:19:52

Lido Deck's 200th Episode

4/1/2021
After five years, we bring you the landmark 200th episode of Lido Deck: A Love Boat Podcast! Kicking off Season 6: Gopher is kidnapped by a lookalike, a young woman resists an arranged marriage, and divorce looms on a couple's 50th anniversary. Join us in Italy for Lido Deck: Episode 200! Special thanks to the Rumpus Room Podcast Network, the home of Lido Deck and other great classic television podcasts!

Duration:01:09:15

254 - Acquisition

3/31/2021
As we continue our celebration of #Enterprise20, we return after our impromptu week off with an episode that Dan selected... ...so blame him. No, really. Season 1's "Acquisition" is an episode that divides fandom: It's either great fan service or it's terrible fan service. This week, you'll get to decide! We'll tackle this MEHpisode and look at the things that worked, as well as a lot of things that didn't.

Duration:01:09:55

The News From TrekNews.Net: 03/25/2021

3/25/2021
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEWS FROM TREKNEWS.NET! This week, Bill & Dan discuss a milestone birthday for The Captain, an award for Hanelle Culpepper, a special day for Leonard Nimoy in The Hub of the Universe, and an update on the Voyager Documentary--including a new name!

Duration:00:13:16

The News From TrekNews.net: 03/18/2021

3/18/2021
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEWS FROM TREKNEWS.NET! This week: new cast members for Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, a new writer for yet another attempt at a Trek film, new heights for the Voyager Documentary crowdfunding, and a new deal for the Hageman brothers!

Duration:00:10:18

253 - Star Trek Mixtapes

3/17/2021
In the last year, many of us have watched a lot of Star Trek, so this week, we're going to mix it up for you a little--and we do mean that literally! We'll be joined by our friend and PoliTreks co-host Barry DeFord to discuss the themes for our episode marathons and which installments we've selected to watch! FIVE YEAR MISSION The music of Trek Geeks comes from none other than Five Year Mission and Episode 32 of Five Year Mission: The Podcast is available now on the Trek Geeks Podcast...

Duration:01:43:48

252 - The State of Star Trek

3/11/2021
This week, Bill & Dan reconvene to discuss the state of the Star Trek franchise, Trek conventions, and Trek's very fandom itself! What do they think is going right--and what, in particular, do they think is not going well at all? Find out in this week's episode of The Flagship. FIVE YEAR MISSION The music of Trek Geeks comes from none other than Five Year Mission and Episode 32 of Five Year Mission: The Podcast is available now on the Trek Geeks Podcast Network! This time, the guys have...

Duration:01:16:49

The News From TrekNews.Net: 03/04/2021

3/4/2021
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEWS FROM TREKNEWS.NET! This week, a big opening day for the Voyager Documentary on Indiegogo, a first look at Star Trek: Prodigy characters, more tiny starships, and we have a winner of the FanSets Pinmoji characters!

Duration:00:13:52

The News From TrekNews.net: Week of 2/18/2021

2/18/2021
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEWS FROM TREKNEWS.NET! This week, Bill & Dan discuss a new Star Trek game for your browser where you could win some big prizes, Ethan Peck's Instagram post from Toronto, and a return of The Outrageous Okona? We'll catch you up on the biggest stories of the week in less than 15 minutes on The Oldest Brand-New Star Trek News Podcast: The News From TrekNews.net! YOU KNOW WE'RE GONNA SAY IT... For all the newz on all the Star Trekz, yo...please visit our good friends at...

Duration:00:10:03

251 - Far Beyond the Stars (w/Lance Laster & Kevonte Chilous)

2/17/2021
This week on Trek Geeks, we continue our month-long series of special episodes for Black History Month. We wanted to elevate the voices in our fandom that we thought you needed to hear so all February long, we’ll be featuring content from African American podcasters from our Star Trek fandom! Bill and Dan will bookend each episode, but we hope you enjoy the special content that has been put together by these amazingly talented and wonderful people. In this episode, we welcome Lance Laster...

Duration:01:19:36

The News From TrekNews.net: 02/11/2021

2/11/2021
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEWS FROM TREKNEWS.NET! This week, Bill & Dan discuss an award nomination for Hanelle Culpepper, digital distribution for the Nichelle Nichols documentary, "Woman in Motion," and the passing of a Hollywood legend. PLUS--A CONTEST! FanSets is giving away a set of brand new pins that won't be available to the general public for some time, and you have the chance to win them before ANYBODY else! Listen to this week's episode to find out how!

Duration:00:07:57

250 - Jake Sisko (with David Majors)

2/10/2021
This week on Trek Geeks, we continue our month-long series of special episodes for Black History Month. We wanted to elevate the voices in our fandom that we thought you needed to hear so all February long, we’ll be featuring content from African American podcasters from our Star Trek fandom! Bill and Dan will bookend each episode, but we hope you enjoy the special content that has been put together by these amazingly talented and wonderful people. In this episode, our friend David Majors...

Duration:00:45:25

The News From TrekNews.Net: 02/04/2021

2/4/2021
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEWS FROM TREKNEWS.NET! This week, Bill & Dan discuss a new documentary featuring the iconic Nichelle Nichols, a new mem-noir from a Next Gen favorite, and cryptic comments from Alex Kurtzman! PLUS--A CONTEST! FanSets is giving away a set of brand new pins that won't be available to the general public for some time, and you have the chance to win them before ANYBODY else! Listen to this week's episode to find out how!

Duration:00:12:42

249 - Nichelle & Uhura (w/SyFy Sistas)

2/3/2021
This week on Trek Geeks, we begin a month-long series of special episodes for Black History Month. We wanted to elevate the voices in our fandom that we thought you needed to hear so all February long, we'll be featuring content from African American podcasters from our Star Trek fandom! Bill and Dan will bookend each episode, but we hope you enjoy the special content that has been put together by these amazingly talented and wonderful people. Up first, our friends the SyFy Sistas will...

Duration:01:13:32