Director Mike Faber is the guy behind the ever-growing ESO Network. After years of listening to various comic book, sci-fi, music, and interview-based podcasts he figured why the heck couldn't he do it also? Hence Earth Station One was born April 2010. Mike has been hosting The Earth Station One Podcast for the past ten years with writer Michael Gordon, and exploring the worlds of “All Things Geek.” In 2012 Mike started the ESO Network, and is the Chief Creative Officer. ESO has expanded into a multimedia network spanning blogs, videos, and the addition of over 25 individual podcasts, web-videos, live-events, and three books of short stories based off the network. Mike teaches and mentors new podcasters on starting and producing new projects. ‘Director’ Faber is a man of many concepts; constantly coming up with new hare-brained ideas and never really knows when to stop, until his wife puts her foot down.
February 7th, 2019 | Season 9 | 1 hr 48 mins
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Every generation a new slayer is born though some are reborn after five years. Mike, Mike, JD, and Wil Nix discuss the original film that introduced the world to Buffy Summers. Plus, illustrator Jenevieve Broomall finds herself drawn to the Geek Seat. All this, along with Rants and Raves, Angela’s Geek Girl Take, Michelle’s Iconic Rock Report, Khan Report, and Shout Outs!
January 31st, 2019 | Season 9 | 1 hr 49 mins
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A classic novel from one of the pioneers of hard science fiction, Hal Clement. Mike, Mike, and Kirby are tasked with some heavy reading and begin with a non-spoiler discussion before they go in depth. Plus, Jacquelen and Brian from Metrotham preview the first-year convention before landing in the Geek Seat. All this, along with Royal Rumble Rants and Raves, Angela’s Geek Girl Take, Ashley's Box Office Buzz, Khan Report, and Shout Outs!