Star Trek: Picard Discussion! – Offworld Episode 33

Star Trek: Picard Discussion! – Offworld Episode 33

welcome back to offworld the show where we talk about all things space exploration and pop culture I’m Ariel Waldman and I’m norm Chen and Ariel today well we’re gonna be talking about the long awaited and highly anticipated premiere of Star Trek the card we are definitely very excited here we’re doing a friends

Seriously Messed Up Things Everyone Ignores About Star Trek

Seriously Messed Up Things Everyone Ignores About Star Trek

Sorry, Trekkies, Gene Roddenberry’s final frontier isn’t really the utopia that it might seem. For all of Star Trek’s progressive ideologies, there’s plenty just below the surface that remains completely messed up, even hundreds of years in the fictional future. When time is of the essence, and you’re not too far away from your destination,

Alien Biosphere Evolution #2: Building Body Plans

Alien Biosphere Evolution #2: Building Body Plans

How plausible are Humanoid Aliens as often depicted in science fiction? The previous part of this video series featured a global introduction to this question. In this part, we are going to take a closer look at the general human body plan. What major elements is it made of and how or why did each

Star Trek Doesn’t Actually Understand Evolution

Star Trek Doesn’t Actually Understand Evolution

[Professor Terrance Hunyboye:] Welcome to the latest installment in our series of lectures on how popular culture misunderstands and misrepresents science and is therefore deserving of only our scornful disapproval. Today, we turn our attention to that most fundamental of all biological theories: evolution. And we shall examine how evolution, one of the most powerful

Can Life Spread From Star to Star? The Theory of Galactic Panspermia

Can Life Spread From Star to Star? The Theory of Galactic Panspermia

the race is on to find life in other places in the solar system from underground reservoirs on Mars to the subsurface oceans on Europa and Enceladus if spacecraft Rovers or even astronauts make the momentous discovery of life on another world that’ll just open up new questions did it originate all on its own

Alien Biosphere Evolution #1: Humanoid Aliens: How plausible?

Alien Biosphere Evolution #1: Humanoid Aliens: How plausible?

Pop quiz! Let’s test your scientific acuity! Which of the following concept aliens do YOU think is the most plausible? First this one ? Okay, How about this one ? And this one ? This one ? And this one ? Have you picked one already? Now, finally, how about this one ? All right: