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The Big Chair

Bryan Fuller tweeted out what we assume is a picture of the Captain’s chair for the 2017 tv show!  Here it is! It looks great, right?!  I love the wide arms- plenty of room for control panels.  It seems to … Continue reading

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Sky Cinema releases new “Ultimate Star Trek Crew” video

Check out this awesome Star Trek video from #SkyCinema in the UK – boldly going where no channel has gone before…

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Mike’s Ranking of the Trek Movies

Star Trek Beyond comes out this week!!!  Are you excited?!?  I know I am!  In preparation for the new movie (#13 to be exact) I’ve been watching the entire Trek movie canon. It’s been a fun journey and I thought … Continue reading

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George Takei Clarifies…

In other news, George Takei has clarified his statement on Sulu being gay on Star Trek Beyond.  Most media outlets quoted him as being “disappointed” but the reality of his opinion is more complicated than that.  I’m going to post his … Continue reading

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Beyond Reactions are Beyond Great!

A few folks have been lucky enough to see a preview screening of Star Trek Beyond and they have taken to Twitter with some amazingly positive comments!  Here are a few highlights: #StarTrekBeyond is epic & balanced. Kinetic & thoughtful. It connects … Continue reading

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Sulu is Gay! [Updated]

Star Trek Beyond has premiered in Australia and as we are all trying to avoid reading any spoilers, one little tidbit of information has leaked all over the internet.  According to Melbourne Herald Sun  Lt. Hikaru Sulu is the first main … Continue reading

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U.S.S. Enterprise Returns to Smithsonian

The original U.S.S. Enterprise was recently restored to her previous glory and upgraded with LED lights to be put on permanent display inside the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum.  Let’s take a moment to look at her thru the years.

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Fan Film Future

I love Star Trek fan films!  Ever since I first stumbled up on Star Trek: New Voyages years ago I’ve followed this growing genre with glee.  In fact, as I pointed out in a blog entry made almost exactly one … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace, Anton Yelchin

   

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