Stamets, Paul

Star Trek: Discovery

Episode: DSC 103 - Context Is for Kings

(Portrayed by Anthony Rapp)

An astromycologist - or fungus expert - conducting research with Lt. Straal to "get to the living heart of the universe. The veins and muscles that hold our galaxies together." The Federation co-opted their research at the start of the Klingon-Federation War in order to develop an organic-propulsion system. Stamets was assigned to the U.S.S. Discovery with Staal assigned to the U.S.S. Glenn to expedite their research.

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