This is NOT an episode, but a complete synopsis of Season One. If you are new to the podcast and want to get started with Season Two, this synopsis will give you all the information you need to jump right in at episode 201. If you are a long-time Sage and Savant listener, this is a great way to refresh yourself with the events of Season One without having to listen to all fourteen episodes. However, this is just a synopsis and does not replace the rich story and characterizations of the full episodes.
From the treacherous sea to the hard sands of the desert, Professor Savant faces his own trials as he makes his way back to civilization.
Dr Sage intends on only taking a short trip, traveling specifically to a war-torn period of time to help ensure her demise. What she ends up facing is horrors beyond her imagining. Abigail says, “human actions in extremis are worthy of study,” but these memories may be more than Dr Sage can swallow.
Being forced to dress for dinner has a rather deleterious effect on our Doctor’s sense of caution. Is it that her corset is too tight? The rustling silk of her skirts too heavy? The kid leather of her gloves to constricting? Whatever the cause, the result is a champagne-fueled flight into the far future under the shadow of the mysterious Charges du Faire.
Sage and Savant have grown complacent with their travels, taking the miracle of transmigration for granted, the doorways to other times and places as a given. The universe has a way of humbling those that do not show proper regard for these things. In this month’s episode, Our heroes discover what it is like to lose one of their own and what lengths they will go to in the quest to retrieve a friend.
Seeking further enlightenment, Dr Sage and Prof Savant travel back to 2nd century China. In this time, Dr Sage learns that time travel can be a “ruff,” leaving Savant to fumble his way through the concepts of immortality.
Doctor Sage went to Italy for the holidays and fell in love. Now she must rebuild her heart and refocus her energies on the work of navigating time and space. This month we join our Steampunk adventurers on a journey to the New World and an introduction to Viking culture in VIKINGR. Never doubt the power of electrical charge and one woman’s determination to change the course of history.
Continue reading “Episode 108: Vikingr”
Is it ever the right time to fall in love? Can the affections of Dr Sage affect her decision to return to her own time? Will the cries of Professor Savant save Dr Sage?
Continue reading “Episode 107 Part 2: Aftershocks”
Dr Sage is determined to go farther than she ever has before, and she succeeds, sending her and Professor Savant back to Renaissance Italy.
Continue reading “Episode 107 part 1: A Christmas Miracle”
“Women just don’t have the mind for advanced calculations…” or so says Provost Cunningham, the head of department, who is determined to cut off funding for Doctor Sage’s galvanization work. There is no time for travel as Petronella prepares to defend her research at an inquiry where her entire career is on the line.
Continue reading “Episode 106: Feet to the Fire”