Questions tagged [star-trek-discovery]

Star Trek: Discovery (2017 - current) is a show set before the events of The Original Series in the Prime (non-Abrams) universe. It follows the crew of the USS Discovery and events such as the start of the Klingon War. Use with the [star-trek] tag.

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What is that brown stuff around the planet Xahea?

In Star Trek: Discovery, Season 2, Episode 13, "Such Sweet Sorrow, Part I", another Red Burst™ leads the ship to the planet Xahea, home of Queen Me Hani Ika Hali Ka Po, who Ensign Tilly met in the ...
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Do the Discovery Opening Credits Change in Each Episode?

In season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery, we join the crew in gradually learning more about Until episode 2x06, the opening credits contained a blurry rendition of (right after the phaser schematic). In ...
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Do Klingons do surgery without anaesthesia?

In Star Trek Discovery S1:E11 The Wolf Inside - we see Tyler's flashbacks of what were thought to be torture - were in fact surgery. Vulture writer Mallory Ortberg comments: The procedure was ...
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How does answering a call from the bridge in Star Trek work?

When an officer is summoned to the bridge, or the captain is called to the bridge, is the communication through the Console? Or is it through the ship's computer? How does the person receive the ...
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Was the Nimitz-class a predecessor of the Miranda-class?

I recently saw a clip of Discovery and they showed the USS Europa: While there are other shots of the ships from other angles, I noticed it looked very similar to another famous Star Trek ship: I ...
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Is there an in universe explanation for the atypical location of the Walker Class bridge?

Walker class starships in Star Trek (most notably the USS Shenzhou in Discovery) appear to be unique in that the main bridge is on the underside of the saucer section. Ironically, this screenshot had ...
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In Star Trek Discovery, is it 3 hours warp from Pahvo to Starbase 46 or 12 hours?

In the Star Trek Discovery Episode S1:E9 Into The Forest I Go - Captain Lorca tells the Admiral they are three hours away by warp from Starbase 46. (They are leaving the Pahvo System). Later, when ...
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How many shuttles does the Discovery normally carry?

I know that all combined the Enterprise and Discovery had "over 200 vessels" at the Battle at Boreth, and some apparently were drones. The picture below shows a steady stream of shuttles leaving the ...
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Is there any known connection between Star Trek: Federation and DISC Season three?

It's an interesting thought. About Star Trek: Federation, ...causes Vulcan, Bajor, and Betazed to leave in disgust at the corruption of the UFP, leaving it with only twenty systems under its ...
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How did the Enteprise and Discovery survive that long in S2 E14 of DIS?

If we look at other fights between starships in any other Star Trek series we see that battles between starships usually last (if both are set on destroying each other) about two minutes at most. ...