Discovering Trek: Short Treks – Ephraim and Dot


A tartigrade named Ephraim is ready to lay her eggs and wants to find the perfect spot to do so.  What better place than the warm inviting space of the engine room of the U.S.S. Enterprise?  Well, the maintenance robot DOT-7 has other ideas!  Follow these two through an amazing look at the history of the USS Enterprise in this fun and entertaining ANIMATED episode of Short Treks which bring us back to the old classic styles of “Tom & Jerry” and “The Roadrunner vs. Coyote”!

The Trek Geeks welcome animated episodes back into Star Trek for the first time in 45 years, and talk about their likes and dislikes for the episode.  Plus some awesome new pins are on the way from FanSets along with a special discount code only for Discovering Trek listeners!


Music for Discovering Trek is provided by Five Year Mission. They’re writing one song for each episode of The Original Series. Albums Year 1 – 4 are available now as well as Spock’s Brain and The Trouble With Tribbles! Find out more and download all their albums at