Episodes

Aug. 4, 2020

Emmy-Worthy Star Trek

Lots going on in the Star Trek Universe this week! We have a release date for Discovery season 3. Lower Decks starts this week. S…

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July 28, 2020

Star Trek Universe at SDCC 2020!

Are we going to let a little thing like a worldwide pandemic stop us from going to San Diego Comic Con? Well… yes, actually. That…

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July 21, 2020

Is it Canon?

In this week’s Positively Trek, Dan and Bruce are joined by veteran Star Trek authors Dayton Ward and Kevin Dilmore. We talk abou…

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July 14, 2020

The Lower Decks Trailer is Here!

We finally have a trailer for the upcoming Star Trek: Lower Decks! Let’s talk about that. Plus, we have information about Star Tr…

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July 7, 2020

Taking Comfort From Star Trek in the Age of COVID

It turns out that Star Trek fans are everywhere! On this week’s episode of Positively Trek , Dan and Bruce welcome Dr. Brian Gold…

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June 30, 2020

Cloudy With a Chance of Temporal Anomalies

This week on Positively Trek, Bruce and Dan are joined by KMEG’s Katie Nickolaou, Meteorologist for Siouxland News At Sunrise. Th…

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June 23, 2020

Exploring Alternate Worlds with The Templin Institute

Since 2017, The Templin Institute has been exploring alternate worlds every week on their YouTube channel. These include deep div…

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June 16, 2020

“You Can’t Be Afraid of the Wind”

In this episode of Positively Trek, Bruce and Dan are joined by recent high school graduate Carly McDonald to talk about how Star…

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June 9, 2020

Where is Prime Lorca?

In this episode of Positively Trek, Dan and Bruce talk about the news for the week of June 8th, including the rescheduling and re…

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June 2, 2020

Ryan’s “Star Trek INtakes”

The inclusion of the gag reels on the Star Trek: TNG blu-ray releases was a welcome addition to those collections. For one Star T…

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May 26, 2020

Crystal Allen - Enterprise's "D'Nesh"

In Star Trek: Enterprise ’s fourth season, the infamous green Orion women were re-introduced, most notably in the episode “Bound.…

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May 19, 2020

New Series! Star Trek: Strange New Worlds

It's not often that a new Star Trek series is announced, but it's happening more often these days! The long-anticipated Captain P…

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May 12, 2020

Unanswered Questions: Origin of the Borg?

This week, Bruce and Dan take a look at another unanswered question from Star Trek: What is the origin of the Borg? In the news s…

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May 5, 2020

Unanswered Questions: Who is Future Guy?

Star Trek is filled with unanswered questions. This week, Dan and Bruce take a look at one such mystery from Enterprise: just who…

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April 28, 2020

The Romulan War Starring Scarlett Johansson

Star Trek has traditionally been more successful on television than in film. However, Star Trek films will always be a part of th…

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April 21, 2020

Star Trek Almost Killed Negan

Star Trek has featured many memorable guest stars over the years. On the heels of an interview with Rosario Dawson who wants a ro…

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April 14, 2020

You Are Not Alone

The world is a bit of a jumbled mess at the moment. Times are scary, and many of us are completely out of our element. In this ep…

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April 7, 2020

But Is He Still Picard?

The season finale of Star Trek: Picard has ignited debate in some corners of Trek fandom. When is someone no longer a person? Is …

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March 31, 2020

Quarantined Without Picard

Star Trek: Picard is done! Bruce and Dan give their final thoughts on the series, and lament being stuck at home with no new Trek…

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March 24, 2020

Romulans Battling Flowers

Star Trek: Picard is hurtling toward its final episode! Dan and Bruce give their thoughts on the latest episode, and give you our…

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March 17, 2020

Putting Pieces Back Together

As Star Trek fans, we’ve been closely watching Star Trek: Picard. In many ways, it is a departure from Star Trek’s usual way of t…

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March 8, 2020

The Aliens Look Like Romans

Let’s take a look at Bruce Gibson’s fandom! In this episode of Positively Trek, Dan and Bruce explore what turned Bruce into a fa…

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March 8, 2020

This is Your Star Trek Life!

How did Dan Gunther become a Star Trek fan? In this episode of Positively Trek, Bruce and Dan take a deep dive into Dan’s fandom …

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March 7, 2020

What the Heck is this Podcast About?

Here it is: the inaugural episode of Positively Trek! These days, internet discourse is becoming more and more polarized, with vi…

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