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Aired 11 months ago 26:00
Offworld: Star Trek The Motion Picture (1979)
Star Trek: The Motion Picture features a plot device inspired by NASA's Voyager missions, including the Golden Records that are aboard both spacecraft. Ariel is joined by David Pescovitz and astronomer Frank Drake (of the Drake equation) to talk about the film, the creation of the record, and its function in depicting human life to anyone who might find it.
Aired 10 months ago 36:01
Who Makes The Gist?
On The Gist, maybe Trump wants to be impeached? Then itâ€™s a change of format as all the former and current producers of The Gist gather together for a roundtable. Founding producer Andrea Silenzi discusses the origins of The Gist, past producers Chris Berube and Mary Wilson talk about the thrills of covering the presidential debates, and current producers Pierre BienaimÃ© and Daniel Schroeder join in to dish on what it's like working with Mike. In the Spiel, Mike reevaluates his mistakes from the past five years.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aired 2 weeks ago 29:51
The Lesson of Iowas Chaos
The Lesson of Iowaâ€™s Chaos