Earl Grey 275: Ancient Human Theme Park / by Richard Marquez

Science in TNG, Part 2.


Runtime: 1 hour 8 minutes 46 seconds

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Science is an essential part of Star Trek that has inspired generations of fans to learn more about science, to become scientists, and to make influential discoveries. The Next Generation is no exception and includes many episodes that showcase new inventions, the application of existing science, and important scientific questions.

In this episode of Earl Grey, hosts Amy Nelson and Justin Oser are joined by science teacher Joe Keegan, Associate Producer of Earl Grey, to talk about science in seasons 4 and 5 of The Next Generation. The discussion includes cybernetics, dark matter, gene editing, 3D printing, and much more! Science in TNG is a series that will cover all seven seasons of The Next Generation.


Intro (00:01:13)
Babel Conference Feedback (00:02:09)
Welcome, Joe! (00:05:33)
Devil's Due (00:06:48)
Galaxy's Child (00:16:10)
In Theory (00:23:06)
Silicon Avatar (00:29:59)
Disaster (00:36:24)
Masterpiece Society (00:41:45)
Ethics (00:51:28)
Final Thoughts (00:56:56)
Closing (01:01:10)


Justin Oser
Amy Nelson


Joe Keegan


Amy Nelson (Editor and Producer) Justin Oser (Producer) Richard Marquez (Producer) Tony Robinson (Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Norman C. Lao (Associate Producer) Michael E Hueter (Associate Producer) Thomas Appel (Associate Producer) Chris Tribuzio (Associate Producer) Joe Keegan (Associate Producer) Jim McMahon (Associate Producer) Justin Oser (Associate Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager) Tony Robinson (Show Art) Brandon-Shea Mutala (Patreon Manager)