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For questions about Star Trek: Strange New Worlds which first aired in 2022, with cast and characters spun off from both Star Trek: The Original Series, and Star Trek: Discovery. Always use in conjunction with the [star-trek] tag.

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Why is Captain Kirk's brother called "Sam" in Star Trek: Strange New Worlds?

Why does everyone on SNW call Captain Kirk's brother Sam when it is explicitly stated in TOS that Captain Kirk is the only one who calls him Sam?
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What are these formulas in "Subspace Rhapsody"?

In the Star Trek: Strange New Worlds episode "Subspace Rhapsody," the crew gets caught in a situation where everyone on the Enterprise Uhura has to find a way to get them out of this ...
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What is the real-world timeline of the revelation of facts around Kirk's relationship to David Marcus?

Possible spoilers for Star Trek: Strange New Worlds and Star Trek: Picard follow: I always, perhaps wrongly, thought that David Marcus was completely a retcon invented for The Wrath of Khan. And I ...
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Nurse Chapel's tattoos

In the newest Star Trek series, I noticed that Nurse Chapel has tattoos on her hands. This is of course explained by the actor Jess Bush having them herself (as seen in the second screenshot). Has ...
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What shuttlecraft is used in SNW Season 2, Episode 4? I think the Cervantes?

In episode 4 (season 2), they fly in a shuttle craft down to the planet. In one shot, there is a name written on the front of the shuttle- I think it is the Cervantes? I can’t quite make it out, and ...
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Have the writers of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds credited Ursula K. Le Guin?

It is difficult for me not to see Le Guin's 1973 "The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas" as deeply embedded in the ST:SNW episode "Lift Us Above Where Suffering Cannot Reach". Both ...
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