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Actor-activist George Takei takes command in cyberspace and beyond - LA Times

Takei’s lifelong passion for activism — and acting — grew out of his childhood experiences behind the barbed-wire fences of Japanese internment camps. He was born in Los Angeles’ Boyle Heights to native Californian, Japanese American parents. 144 more words

History

Tubbataha Reef

The Tubbataha Reef in the Sulu Sea is a marine sanctuary protected as the Tubbataha Reef National Marine Park. The reef is made up of two atolls, North Atoll and South Atoll, separated by a deep channel of approximately 5 miles (8 km) wide. 52 more words

Philippines

It’s immortality Jim, but not as we know it!

He will probably go down in history as the first Alien Being to die on Earth. History will forget that he was just a fictional character masquerading as an actor. 644 more words

Enterprise

Star Trek - Mirror Mirror

In which, Kirk, McCoy, Scotty and Uhura find themselves on an alternative universe Enterprise, flagship of the morally challenged Empire.

As happens so often in parallel universe stories, we see alternative versions of most of the regular characters (and Kyle). 638 more words

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Gorge Takei, a true science fiction hero.

For those who don’t know how thoroughly awesome Gorge Takei is, I give you: Broker of Star Peace…


Shout Outs

Classics

“Am I… zeeing zings!?”
“Not unless I am too. Captain… that thing’s a… giant hand.”

Sick.
Prescription is a gallon of Star Trek a day, plus all the tea and absurdity I can drink.
That is all.

Star Trek - The Changeling

In which, a green sphere menaces the Enterprise.

It transpires that said sphere is occupied by Nomad, an AI space probe presumed lost many years back. 361 more words

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