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Star Trek Autographs

I’m a big Star Trek fan, so when I heard that there were Star Trek conventions twice a year in Edmonton, I had to go. I went to four of them in total. 263 more words

TV & Movies

Netflix announces new episodes of the original Star Trek series, despite death of 3 of the original lead lineup

The  surprising plot point of Star Trek III, the Search for Spock, namely the the reincarnation of the vuclan science-officer, will seem insignificant if Netflix succeed in their latest ambitions, as the company announces that they will have “new episodes” of the original Star Trek series. 127 more words

Happy 50th Star Trek! (My Tribute Poster!)

Sorry this is a day late, but it is no less sincere!  It took longer than I imagined,   probably from colorizing the uniforms!)   For this celebration, everyone’s a captain! 53 more words

Leonard Nimoy

My Favourite Scene – Spaceship Porn (a Star Trek anniversary special)

Sometimes when watching a movie, one scene can bring that entire film to life, or give you a sense of ownership of that film (or of being owned by it) even when all your critical senses might be fighting against you. 883 more words

Another major genre franchise turns 50--Happy Anniversary, Star Trek!

Creating a television series that makes it to a second season is a difficult thing to do.  It’s difficult today and was just as tough in 1966 when Gene Roddenberry created a full-color science fiction show in prime time about a “ 541 more words

Sci-Fi Café

These Are The Voyages: A Celebration of Star Trek #4: Scotty

While prototypes for Kirk, Spock, and Bones existed in the earliest notes for Roddenberry’s original Star Trek pitch, one of the shows other iconic characters almost didn’t exist. 5,044 more words