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CNET
I have some Star Trek questions about 'Discovery'The Original Series]." Finally, we may have our first clue why we've never see
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
The Original Series]." Finally, we may have our first clue why we've never seen this tech before. During episode 5, Lt. Paul Stamets (Anthony Rapp) places himself inside the spore drive room-thing so the Discovery can jump out of Klingon... Read more
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Mashable
F-bombs on the starboard bow! 'Star Trek' swears for the first time evermost excitable member of the crew. She then apologizes for her language. "No,
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
most excitable member of the crew. She then apologizes for her language. "No, cadet," replies Science Officer Lieutenant Paul Stamets, played by Anthony Rapp. "It is fucking cool." It's not entirely clear why the scene warranted the language —... Read more
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IGN
Star Trek: Discovery's Anthony Rapp Reflects on That Endingsegment, “Choose Your Pain,” too, but perhaps most intriguing was the genuine t
IGN / Posted 5 days ago
segment, “Choose Your Pain,” too, but perhaps most intriguing was the genuine twist that it ended on. Anthony Rapp as Lt. Paul Stamets in Star Trek: Discovery After subjecting himself to the spore navigation treatment that was messing with... Read more
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The Columbian
Promise of edible fungi pulls thousands into Oregon forestswith trees. The mycelium functions as an extension of the trees’ root systems.
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
with trees. The mycelium functions as an extension of the trees’ root systems. In his book “Mycelium Running,” mycologist Paul Stamets writes that mycelium is tiny enough that “one cubic inch of soil can contain enough to stretch for 8... Read more
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EuroNews
Anthony Rapp, Wilson Cruz on 'Star Trek: Discovery' Coupledomas a fan of the series and as a member of the LGBT community." Rapp plays the
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
as a fan of the series and as a member of the LGBT community." Rapp plays the prickly, grumpy genius anastromycologist Lt. Paul Stamets, which basically means he's the foremost expert on fungus. And fungus gets far more screen-time than his... Read more
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Games Radar
6 questions we have after watching Star Trek Discovery episode 4did the crew of Discovery work out that the Glenn was destroyed falling into a
Games Radar / Posted 10 days ago
did the crew of Discovery work out that the Glenn was destroyed falling into a radiation pocket? We learn via Lieutenant Paul Stamets that the USS Glenn “crashed into an undetectable hawking radiation firewall when it exited from a mycelial... Read more
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CNET
'Star Trek: Discovery' producers defend darker toneintroduced a suspicious skipper in Captain Gabriel Lorca (Jason Isaacs) and an
CNET / Posted 11 days ago
introduced a suspicious skipper in Captain Gabriel Lorca (Jason Isaacs) and an arrogant and snappy scientist in Lt. Paul Stamets (Anthony Rapp). It's the darkness of the characters and the background, which is set amid a war with the... Read more
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IGN
Star Trek: Discovery Is the 'Origin' of The Original Series“Yes, we are 10 years before but we need to be current,” he said. And that led
IGN / Posted 14 days ago
“Yes, we are 10 years before but we need to be current,” he said. And that led to them talking to the real-life scientist Paul Stamets… and the idea that mushrooms can save the world. “That became the epicenter for us,” said the producer. Anthony... Read more
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New York Post
Anthony Rapp was giddy as a kid when he got his ‘Star Trek’ phaser and communicatorTrekkies, I would never put myself on that level. That would be a disservice to
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
Trekkies, I would never put myself on that level. That would be a disservice to them,” says Rapp, who stars as prickly Lt. Paul Stamets in “Star Trek: Discovery” on CBS All Access. “I’m a fan. I’ve been a sci-fi fantasy geek since I was a little... Read more
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Games Radar
How mushrooms fuel Star Trek Discovery's experimental transport technologyand harvested aboard Discovery in the classified engineering lab which can only
Games Radar / Posted 15 days ago
and harvested aboard Discovery in the classified engineering lab which can only be entered with a breath scan. Lieutenant Paul Stamets is head of engineering on Discovery and its his research, originated with his colleague Straal, which led to the... Read more
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Games Radar
7 questions I have after watching Star Trek Discovery episode 3I know, it sounds kind of crazy, but this is sci-fi after all. The idea is actu
Games Radar / Posted 17 days ago
I know, it sounds kind of crazy, but this is sci-fi after all. The idea is actually inspired by real life mycologist Paul Stamets (who the character Lieutenant Paul Stamets is named after) who believes that fungi can be used for a variety of... Read more
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New Now Next
Anthony Rapp On "Star Trek: Discovery," The Power Of Mushrooms, And "Rent" Slash Fictionviewers the first openly gay character, but Star Trek’s first same-sex couple.
New Now Next / Posted 18 days ago
viewers the first openly gay character, but Star Trek’s first same-sex couple. Anthony Rapp stars as science officer Lt. Paul Stamets, who specializes in astromycology (space fungus, basically). His onscreen partner, medical officer Dr. Hugh... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
The Suspect Science Of Star Trek: Discovery, ‘Context Is For Kings,’ Season 1, Episode 3the future had you walked down this path of knowledge, would you run down this
ScienceBlogs / Posted 19 days ago
the future had you walked down this path of knowledge, would you run down this path of knowledge as fast as you could.” -Paul Stamets When you look at the dark matter network of the Universe, what do you see? Do you see patterns similar to other... Read more
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Mashable
The 'Star Trek: Discovery' episode that changed the universefrom the Klingon incident, Saru, now First Officer of the Discovery and unable
Mashable / Posted 19 days ago
from the Klingon incident, Saru, now First Officer of the Discovery and unable to trust her. The prissy science officer Lt. Paul Stamets (Anthony Rapp) doesn't trust the "warmonger" Captain Lorca, so he doesn't trust Burnham either. And then there... Read more
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Games Radar
Star Trek Discovery S1.03: 'Some of the best TV out there. Watch out Game of Thrones'whose nervous and talkative disposition makes you feel like you’ve wandered int
Games Radar / Posted 19 days ago
whose nervous and talkative disposition makes you feel like you’ve wandered into a teen movie. Soon after, Lieutenant Paul Stamets (Anthony Rapp) makes himself known as Burnham is assigned to his team to work on some mysterious ‘project’ that... Read more
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IGN
Star Trek: Discovery - "Context Is for Kings" Reviewas possible, no matter the cost? As is the style of this new Trek, only time wi
IGN / Posted 19 days ago
as possible, no matter the cost? As is the style of this new Trek, only time will tell. We also meet Anthony Rapp’s Lt. Paul Stamets here, a fungus expert who is doing nothing less than attempting to design a new way to travel through space. The... Read more
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The Columbian
Actor boldly goes on ‘Star Trek: Discovery’forward on “Discovery” by including in its crew an openly gay character played
The Columbian / Posted 22 days ago
forward on “Discovery” by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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CNET
'Star Trek: Discovery' fights for more than Trekkies' heartssomething that has to be fought for. Sonequa Martin-Green The show also featu
CNET / Posted 27 days ago
something that has to be fought for. Sonequa Martin-Green The show also features a gay couple played by Anthony Rapp (Lt. Paul Stamets) and Wilson Cruz (Dr. Hugh Culber). "Star Trek for 50 years has pushed so many boundaries, but this has been... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Anthony Rapp thrilled about new showforward on “Discovery” by including in its crew an openly gay character played
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 28 days ago
forward on “Discovery” by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
KXXV Waco / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
WSMV Nashville / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'Star Trek: Discovery' on Voyage of Diversity and Toleranceforward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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NBC New York
'Star Trek: Discovery' on Voyage of Diversity and Toleranceforward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
NBC New York / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
'Star Trek: Discovery' on Voyage of Diversity and Toleranceforward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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NBC Washington
'Star Trek: Discovery' on Voyage of Diversity and Toleranceforward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
NBC Washington / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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NBC Chicago
'Star Trek: Discovery' on Voyage of Diversity and Toleranceforward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
NBC Chicago / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
'Star Trek: Discovery' on Voyage of Diversity and Toleranceforward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
NBC Bay Area / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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NBC Miami
'Star Trek: Discovery' on Voyage of Diversity and Toleranceforward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
NBC Miami / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'Star Trek: Discovery' on Voyage of Diversity and Toleranceforward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
'Star Trek: Discovery' on Voyage of Diversity and Toleranceforward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
NBC Connecticut / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
Hawaii News Now / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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CTV News
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
CTV News / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Anthony Rapp embarks, thrilled, on 'Star Trek: Discovery'forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played
The Middletown Press / Posted 30 days ago
forward on "Discovery" by including in its crew an openly gay character played by an openly gay actor, Anthony Rapp. Lt. Paul Stamets is an astromicologist (studying mushrooms and other fungi in outer space). With his scientific bent and sky-high... Read more
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