Notes from The Edge 14: Brought to You By the Numbers One and Twelve / by Trek fm

Starbases and the USS Saratoga.

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Running Time: 48 minutes 43 seconds
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As Discovery’s first season winds down and the war against the Klingons reaches its climax, Admiral Cornwell is all about the numbers. There’s a twenty here, a twelve there, a nineteen and a one. What does it all mean, and have these numerical locales played a role in past Star Trek?

In this episode of Notes from The Edge, in which we deep-dive into connections between Star Trek: Discovery and the broader Star Trek universe, host C Bryan Jones shares his thoughts on key character moments, the status of the way, and the magical spore plan. We also explore appearances in past Star Trek by the USS Saratoga, Starbase Twelve (there are more than you think) and Starbase One (not so much).

Chapters

Intro (00:00:00)
Status of the War (00:02:26)
Tyler and Burnham (00:04:52)
The Spore Plan (00:11:25)
The Return of Georgiou (00:13:41)
Sarek and Burnham (00:16:58)
USS Saratoga (00:19:53)
Starbase Twelve (00:27:06)
Starbase One (00:35:33)
Closing (00:44:17)


Host

C Bryan Jones

Production

C Bryan Jones (Editor and Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Norman C. Lao (Associate Producer) Tony Robinson (Associate Producer) Thomas Puleo (Associate Producer) Lisa Slack (Associate Producer) Shoaib Mirza (Associate Producer) Richard Rutledge (Associate Producer) James Muldrow (Associate Producer) Cornelia Reutner (Associate Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager) Brandon-Shea Mutala (Patreon Manager)