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"This is the story of the United Space Ship Enterprise. Assigned a five year patrol of our galaxy, the giant starship visits Earth colonies, regulates commerce, and explores strange new worlds and civilizations..." or words to that effect. On a Tuesday in August 1966, the Star Trek brain trust of Gene Roddenberry, Bob Justman, and John D.F. Black hurriedly crafted what would become one of the most famous opening narrations in television history. Celebrating Star Trek Day, The Trek Files takes you behind the scenes in this week's episode.

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The Trek Files: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast
Season 5
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