May 23, 2016
Greetings, Captains! You’re listening to EPISODE 271 OF PRIORITY ONE PODCAST, your weekly report on all things Star Trek! Available for download or streaming on Monday, May 23rd, 2016 at PriorityOnePodcast.com! This week we’re Trekking Out the origin of the Klingon language, and we’re also looking at a new device that promises to be a real-life universal translator. In Star Trek Online news, we’re getting you caught up on the latest events, and Executive Producer Steve Ricossa, aka Salami Inferno, joins us to talk about the console launch, Agents of Yesterday and MORE. Later, our Science Advisor, Dr Robert Hurt, brings us the latest report from the Astrometrics Lab. As usual, before we wrap up the show, we'll open hailing frequencies for your incoming messages. TOPICS DISCUSSED Trek It Out The BBC interviews Marc Okrand, the developer of the Klingon language Waverly Labs Pilot smart earpiece - a real-life universal translator? New Star Trek TV series teaser trailer (see embedded video below) Bryan Fuller's tweet about "Easter eggs" re the new TV teaser Star Trek Online News Crystalline Cataclysm Event Agents of Yesterday tutorial mission: The Taurean Affair Agents of Yesterday mission: Shadow of Cestus Star Trek Online Release Notes: May 19th, 2016 Astrometrics Report Light Echoes Give Clues to Protoplanetary Disk (via spitzer.caltech.edu) This week’s Community Questions: Should CBS and Paramount be able to claim a copyright for the Klingon language? What did you think about the new Star Trek TV series teaser? Let us know YOUR thoughts on this week's episode by commenting below! BE SURE TO VISIT OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL AND SUBSCRIBE TO THE PREMIER STAR TREK ONLINE PODCAST! Priority One Productions is always looking for new team members that have a passion for Star Trek. Please know that all of our positions are volunteer, but we do offer a well-known outlet for your work. If you have a skill that you believe could enhance our content, then send your contact information and experience along with a few writing samples to INCOMING@PRIORITYONEPODCAST.COM Did you miss any of our great Blogs last week? Stop by THIS LINK and see for yourself! How about our latest Video Release? You can also follow us on the social media sites! We’re on Facebook! Head over to WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/PRIORITYONEPODCAST and say, “Hi!” Or, Check us out on Twitter via @PRIORITYONEPOD for show times and other cool stuff. Liked this episode? Totally hated it? Leave a comment below or CONTACT US via our handy web form! Enjoy the show!