7. Star Trek in Starlog Magazine Issues 13 and 14

Along with our guests, we discuss topics related to the Star Trek articles in these exciting classic Starlog magazines from 1978. Included: first Trek movie, Saturday Night Live skit, and more!

7. Star Trek in Starlog Magazine Issues 13 and 14

What’s in Episode 7, “Star Trek in Starlog Magazine Issues 13 and 14”?

Journey Through the Solar System and Beyond

Guest Nathan Allan takes us on trip throughout our galaxy in Interplanetary Excursions.

Trek Report by Susan Sackett

Bob Turner and Kelly Casto consider the Susan Sackett penned Trek Report. This includes the latest news about how Star Trek Phase II became Star Trek: The Motion Picture.

Invasion of the Body Snatchers

The Scotch Trekker, Dan Leckie, and friend, Mike Schilling, fill us in about the new horror movie with Leonard Nimoy.

Remember when John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Chevy Chase, and the cast of Saturday Night Live spoofed Star Trek?

Starlog magazine provided the script to the show for those of us who didn’t have a Betamax recorder. Listen to The Last Voyage of the Starship Enterprise!

Starlog Archive, Cons, and More!

Star Trek blueprints; Gene Roddenberry and Fredrick Pohl consider what the future holds for science fiction and more!

Check us out at KAG Kon, the free online convention of the Klingon Assault Group

We will be presenting the panel: Vulcan History and Culture.
Join KAG at: <a href=“https://www.kag.org/#inbox/_blank”>https://www.kag.org/
Metrotham Con was an awesome multi-genre convention where we presented the panel “Star Trek on Paramount+”

Episode Credits


  • Kavura
  • Nayr


  • Dan Leckie
  • Nathan Allan
  • Bob Turner
  • Kelly Casto
  • Mike Shilling


  • Kavura
  • Nayr

Small Print

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7. Star Trek in Starlog Magazine Issues 13 and 14