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Transporter Room 3: The Star Trek Podcast

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Beam in to TR3 for fun, incisive, and sometimes deep (space nine) conversations about all things Star Trek -- from the Original Series to the new movies, TV show... and beyond!

Beam in to TR3 for fun, incisive, and sometimes deep (space nine) conversations about all things Star Trek -- from the Original Series to the new movies, TV show... and beyond!

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Beam in to TR3 for fun, incisive, and sometimes deep (space nine) conversations about all things Star Trek -- from the Original Series to the new movies, TV show... and beyond!

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English


Episodes

Episode 191: ‘Best of Both Worlds’ 30th Anniversary Special

6/18/2020
“Mr. Worf... Fire.” When Riker uttered those three words 30 years ago today in “The Best of Both Worlds, Part I,” they forever changed the course of Star Trek. Transporter Room 3, Episode 191 Subscribe. This week, Justin Bolger joins us once again, this time for a deep-dive into the legacy of... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:57:29

Episode 190: ‘Do Something’

6/6/2020
Recent days have been troubling at best. Star Trek is many things to many people, but right now? Its mission statement is important to all of us. Transporter Room 3, Episode 190 Subscribe. The only way through this is together. And this week, we break down how key Star Trek episodes and movies... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:01:19:07

Episode 189: Deep Space Nine’s ‘The Wire’ Review

5/25/2020
In honor of the 26th anniversary of the classic Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode “The Wire,” we’re taking a deep dive into why this great Garak story still holds up. Transporter Room 3, Episode 189 Subscribe. We also have a very cool Reader Mailbag, a not-so-cool Red Shirt (or Shirts) and... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:42:31

Episode 188: This DS9 Episode Is Not A FAAAAAKE!!!

4/18/2020
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’s “In the Pale Moonlight” only gets better with age. Transporter Room 3, Episode 188 Subscribe. 22 years ago this week, Sisko got one Romulan killed to save millions and decided he could “live with that” - forever changing Star Trek in the process. Justin Bolger,... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:01:06:09

Episode 187: Michael Chabon Breaks Down the Picard Season Finale’s Big Twists

3/28/2020
Star Trek: Picard's first season finale ended with one hell of a twist -- a couple of them, actually -- calling back to things in two other Patrick Stewart movies: X3 and Star Trek: Nemesis! Transporter Room 3, Episode 187 Subscribe. We’re not sure if that's a good thing or what, but we unpack... Click on the title for the full episode.

Episode 186: Picard Ep. 9 - Chekhov's Golem

3/21/2020
So... who had "android golem on a planet home to space flowers" on their Star Trek: Picard Season 1 bingo card? Transporter Room 3, Episode 186 Subscribe. Picard's first season has given us many surprising and interesting additions to the Final Frontier, but this week's first half of the season... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:43:39

Episode 185: Picard Ep. 8 - The Borg vs. The Smiths

3/13/2020
Seven of Nine returns, lots of plot questions are answered, the EHs have a hang with Raffi, and Jean-Luc… doesn’t have much of anything to do. All that and more in the latest episode of Star Trek: Picard! Transporter Room 3, Episode 185 Subscribe. With Phil still away on Risa, special guest... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:43:42

Episode 184: Picard Ep. 7 - The Riker/Troi/Hugh Hour!

3/7/2020
Man, Star Trek: Picard just nailed it in Episode 7, “Nepenthe,” the episode that reunites Jean-Luc with Will Riker and Deanna Troi, and also unites two characters who were previously strangers to one another -- Hugh and Elnor! Transporter Room 3, Episode 184 Subscribe. This episode of... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:01:21:52

Episode 183: Picard Ep. 6 - Borg Borg Baby

2/27/2020
This week on Star Trek: Picard, Jean-Luc steps foot on a Borg cube for the first time in 30 years and sh** gets real! Transporter Room 3, Episode 183 Subscribe. “The Impossible Box” also reunites Hugh with his liberator, finally gives us some interesting Soji/Narek stuff to chew on, and also... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:36:54

Episode 182: Picard Ep. 5 - Jonathan Frakes Reveals How He Pulled Off the Best Picard Episode Yet

2/21/2020
Jonathan Frakes, who directed "Stardust City Rag," beams on down to chat about the latest episode of Picard! Transporter Room 3, Episode 182 Subscribe. Picard and Seven have a mini Borg Survivors Anonymous meeting this week on Star Trek: Picard, and in doing so give Trek one of its great... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:51:47

Episode 181: Picard Ep. 4 - The One With Space Legolas

2/15/2020
Four episodes into Star Trek: Picard, and Space Legolas is finally here. Transporter Room 3, Episode 181 Subscribe. This week, we review "Absolute Candor" with nothing less than what the episode's title promises. More Reader Mailbag is in store as well, as we try to figure out why Synths are... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:44:37

Episode 180: Picard Ep. 3 Brings Back Hugh, EMHs… and ‘Engage’

2/7/2020
"The End Is the Beginning" is a fitting title for Star Trek: Picard's third episode, as it starts with Picard's Starfleet resignation and ends with his first deep space mission in 14 years. Transporter Room 3, Episode 180 Subscribe. There's a lot of spinning plates here -- the secret history of... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:38:33

Episode 179: Picard Ep. 2 Just Pulled a Dixon Hill

1/31/2020
Another week, another episode of Star Trek: Picard and Transporter Room 3. Transporter Room 3, Episode 179 Subscribe. This time out we review "Maps and Legends," an uneven episode full of backstory, Borg, Romulans and Picard playing Space Matlock. Oh, and we also take a quick side trip to hear... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:43:59

Episode 178: Happy Star Trek: Picard Day! Here's Our Review of the Premiere Episode

1/23/2020
Patrick Stewart is back as Jean-Luc Picard, after an 18-year absence. It's the first time since 1994 that Picard has been on television, and we got to see the first Star Trek: Picard episode on the big screen (yay!). So, how was it? We have some thoughts... Transporter Room 3, Episode... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:49:26

Episode 177: Star Wars Trek

12/21/2019
It's our season finale of TR3, so we're doing something a bit different -- talking about Star Wars! Transporter Room 3, Episode 177 Subscribe. O.K., we also discuss Star Trek, including the new animated Short Treks -- the fairy tale-esque "The Girl Who Made the Stars" and the Looney Tunes... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:52:43

Episode 176: Burned, Replicated Bird Meat

11/27/2019
Captains Pike, Kirk, and Picard beam on down for this week's Thanksgiving edition of Transporter Room 3. Transporter Room 3, Episode 176 Subscribe. Our review for the new Short Trek, "Ask Not," is finally in, and they should call it "Don't Ask," amirite?! (Ahem.) We also celebrate Star Trek:... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:37:38

Episode 175: O’Brien Goes Through Hell (Again) and Anson Mount Beams on Down

11/13/2019
Happy 175th episode to us! We’ve spared no expense, gang: This week we have Christopher Pike himself, Anson Mount, a special guest host and a great DS9 episode - “Hard Time.” Yup, the one where O’Brien goes to prison in his head and comes out, well, messed up. Transporter Room 3, Episode... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:01:10:36

Episode 174: The One With Picard and All the Tribbles

10/12/2019
New Star Trek: Picard trailer? Check. First teaser for Star Trek: Discovery Season 3? Check. A fabillion Tribbles? Check AND mate! Transporter Room 3, Episode 174 Subscribe. We are back from a brief-ish hiatus with a lot to talk about, including what's next for the Disco crew and Captain Picard... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:45:09

Episode 173: The Best Voyager Episode You’ll Never See

8/17/2019
CBS and Viacom have finally reunited and Star Trek is primed for some truly big things. So, what does that future look like for the movies and TV shows as Paramount hopes to do for Trek what Marvel and Star Wars has done for their franchises? We’ll break it down. Transporter Room 3, Episode... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:49:06

Episode 172: The Return of William Shatner

8/2/2019
Ladies and gentlemen, the one, the only: William Shatner is beaming in to Transporter Room 3. Transporter Room 3, Episode 172 Subscribe. The Shat is a force to be reckoned with, and he’s returned to TR3 for a chat about Star Trek livin’. In our discussion, the man who helped to create Captain... Click on the title for the full episode.

Duration:00:23:49