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Letters to the Editor: Oct. 5, 2016

Oklahoma has over 900 earthquakes per year.

The Czech National Symphony Orchestra plays during Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage (Erika Goldring / Provided)

Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage is an interstellar journey through the franchise’s musical legacy

A traveling orchestra will explore themes from 50 years of the Star Trek universe.

Earth to ‘Earth’

The awkwardly titled “Jerome Bixby’s The Man from Earth” include characters who are an anthropologist, an archeologist, a biologist and a “Christian literalist,” so you’d expect the play to be a roiling battle of cosmological and ontological wit. You’d be wrong. Bixby wrote short stories and screenplays, mostly science fiction, including episodes of “Star Trek”

Galaxina / The Crater Lake Monster

“Galaxina” and “The Crater Lake Monster.” Yet here they are, hand in hand, forever preserved in a “Science Fiction Double Feature” from Mill Creek Entertainment. These are the kind of movies I’d never buy separately, but stick them together in one value package, and my Visa card’s already whipped out of the wallet. “Galaxina” was

Pioneers of Television: Season 2

Your attention to them is directly related to your interest in the subject. With all narrated by Kelsey Grammer, the episodes are driven mostly by talking-head interviews with the principles, plus clips from the featured programs. The occasional re-enactment comes off as cheesy — especially with its sepia-toned glow and fuzzy edges — and unnecessary.

Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol

Then again, as I type these very words, a blizzard has shut down this fair city, so the doc’s timing is all too apropos. Having aired in the recent yuletide season, the BBC one-hour special makes its way to DVD and Blu-ray, where a Very Special Adventure awaits. Matt Smith is the current Doctor; Karen

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