captain, incoming message

yesterday was Star Trek day, in honor of the first episode, which aired on September 8, 1966! I have been reading and digging Trekonomics, by economist Manu Saadia- a book about, well, the economics of Star Trek. amidst a sea of hasty hot takes on climate change & political unrest, it’s nice to read something long-form that attempts to puzzle out an optimism around reverse-engineering the things that make Star Trek an exciting future. I’m not finished yet but I recommend it, particularly if the news cycle is getting you down. I definitely feel way more energized and excited about trying to make new & good things after reading a few minutes of

Read β†’