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Interview: Una McCormack On Going Beyond ‘Voyager’ For ‘The Autobiography Of Kathryn Janeway’
“I wanted to go through the conflict, not the consequences, but the aftermath of the experience.”
Star Trek: The Musical – The Most Memorable Song And Dance Moments
“Dance with us. For science! “
Talking Star Trek, Friendship, and More With Mary Chieffo and Steffi Hochriegl
The actor and artist reflect on the fandom and creativity that drew them together.
We Get Along Great, But We’re Boring the Crap Out of Each Other
It's not me, it's them. Or is it?
Watch Fun, Touching Star Trek Day Cast Reunion Panels For TOS, TNG, DS9, Voyager, And Enterprise
The legacy panels on Star Trek Day did not disappoint.
Parenting in the Age of TikTok Conspiracies
Some “facts” my daughter picked up on the spyware that masquerades as a social media platform...
The All Access Star Trek Podcast Ponders A ‘Strange New Worlds’/’Lower Decks’ Crossover
Episode 6 of our new podcast looking at all things new in the world of Star Trek on TV.
Talking to Teens about Politically Polarizing Events
I can’t be the only parent having fascinating conversations with my teenagers right now.
Do You Need to Actually Shut Up and Dance?
Being a pop music snob doesn't make you any happier.
Father’s Day and Gay Pride: A Perfect Match
Happy Pride Month, Pops!
Running Into My 7th Grade Bully
It sure didn't go the way I expected.
The Best of 30 Rock, in Time for its Return
In honor of 30 Rock's upcoming reunion, my top five episodes.
Interview: Gates McFadden On Cons, COVID, Crusher, And “Code of Honor” From ‘Star Trek: TNG’
She also says she was honored to star in the episode "The Host."
Did You Know You Can “Rent” a Celebrity?
The joys of Cameo are not to be denied.
Have You Had Your First Colonoscopy? It May Be Less Terrible Than You Think
Have you had your first colonoscopy yet?