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The Telescope: Geek Culture & Faith

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Apr 24, 2019

On this episode, Matthew talks through a sock about the many mysteries presented to us in the trailer for Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker. The science segment is all about the new photographs of two black holes that scientists hope will shed light on the interplay between General Relativity and...


Mar 6, 2019

On this episode, Matt explains Cripsr-Cas 9 and talks about how gene editing, 3D Printers, and Universal Basic Income are bringing the real world closer and closer to the sci-world envisioned by the writers of Star Trek

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Jan 17, 2019

In this episode, Matt shares his thoughts on Aquaman. Love it or hate it, Aquaman has netted just over 1 billion dollars in world-wide box office sales, making it a commercial home run for the DC Universe. The science segment features a new gizmo called a scorkl, which is a small oxygen tank that allows swimmers to...


Jan 12, 2019

In this episode, Matt share his thoughts on Vader: Shards of the Past, which is a fan film created by YouTuber Star Wars Theory. Fan films are labors of love. It's completely inspiring to see the work that goes into creating such a high quality piece of art. Matt also talks about the New Horizons space probe reaching...


Jan 1, 2019

Episode 50! Wow! The content of this episode was selected based on responses to a recent Facebook post. Thanks everyone who submitted an opinion! The bulk of the show is about Star Trek Continues, which is like the Everest of fan-made films. (It's actually a series: eleven episodes, each an hour long.)

 

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