Star Trek Discovery S2.5; “Saints Of Imperfection” herald a reunion…

Just watched the latest Discovery episode, “Saints Of Imperfection” and the title seems just as much a motto for the show itself as it does for certain characters within. It aims high and true, but sometimes the arrow falls a bit short of target. Season two started off on a soft reboot of the series…

The “Spore Drive” and other Star Trek pseudoscience…

Since the 3rd episode of Discovery aired (“Context is for Kings”), I’ve read quite a few posts online from fellow Star Trek fans who seem to audibly eye-roll at the mention of the USS Discovery’s ‘spore drive.’   I can sort of understand why; the idea of fungi whose spores somehow connect the universe and allow a spacecraft…