Articles Tagged with star trek

Can Star Trek Predict Future Heart Attacks?

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Austrian researchers believe Star Trek does hold the key to identifying and treating heart attack patients more efficiently, according to new findings reported by the Health Site. The researchers believe that people will be living healthier lives by the twenty-fourth century, stemming from better food choices and smarter diets and resulting in fewer heart attacks…. Read more »

‘Star Trek 3’ To Debut On 50th Anniversary Of Series

Star Trek 3 Set for 2016

Star Trek 3 will be playing in movie theaters on July 8, 2016, 50 years after the television series premiered. Reuters reported that Paramount Pictures issued a press release announcing the date. “‘Star Trek 3,’ the latest film in the intergalactic franchise featuring Captain Kirk and the crew of the USS Enterprise, will open in… Read more »

‘Star Trek 3’ To Be Helmed By Justin Lin

Justin Lin, Star Trek

Star Trek 3 has had its fair share of production delays, including the loss of its director. Two weeks ago, it was revealed that Robert Orci would no longer be directing the third installment of the Star Trek reboot and, in the wake of that news, rumors abounded about who might be chosen to step… Read more »

Captain Kirk Reacts To Miley Cyrus In Hilarious Video [Video]

Captain Kirk Reacts To Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus is known for her less-than-conventional on-stage musical performances. However, one of her most infamous shows took place at MTV’s Video Music Awards, which featured a giant foam finger. The video went viral on its own, but one YouTube user took the video to a whole new level by including Captain Kirk’s reaction to… Read more »

Legend Of Stage And Screen, Sir Patrick Stewart Honored In Dubai

Sir Patrick Stewart honored for his lifetime achievements in acting.

Legendary stage and screen actor Sir Patrick Stewart was honored this past weekend at the Chivas Legends Dinner in Dubai, and takes a stand for feminism in the process. The talented and experienced Shakespearean actor won his place in the hearts of fans everywhere with his first ongoing television role when he stared as the… Read more »

Scientists Discover An Invisible Shield Surrounding Earth, Baffled At How It Formed

Invisible Shield Protects Earth

Scientists have discovered something truly remarkable above the Earth’s atmosphere. An invisible shield is located approximately 7,200 miles above Earth that scientists are likening to “force fields on Star Trek.” According to Front Line Desk, the shield was discovered in the Van Allen radiation belts, two doughnut-shaped rings above Earth that are filled with high-energy… Read more »

Zoe Saldana: The Reigning Queen Of Science Fiction

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Zoe Saldana. Her name might not be the first one you think of when you muse on the most legendary heroines in science fiction. Carrie Fisher, Sigourney Weaver, Fay Wray, Nichelle Nicols, Linda Hamilton, Milla Jovovich, Carrie-Anne Moss… all of them have had glorious career statements in science fiction films, though few of those actresses… Read more »

George Takei Says He Came Out Because Of Arnold Schwarzenegger

George Takei Says Arnold Schwarzenegger Indirectly Responsible For Decision To Come Out As Gay

Star Trek actor George Takei has become something of a gay rights icon since coming out publicly in 2005. Takei, who famously was part of the first interracial kiss on television during his time on Trek, is now married to his longtime partner Brad Altman and is known as a champion for bullied LGBT teens…. Read more »

‘Star Trek 3’ Delayed: More Reason The Movies Should End

Star Trek Movie Series No More?

Star Trek 3 has been delayed, according to a new report from Variety, posted online at Christian Post, and we think that’s just more reason why it’s time for the film series to end. Before you get up in arms about that statement, Trekkers, let us preface it by saying that the new series has… Read more »

Star Trek/Planet of the Apes Comic Crossover

Star Trek & Planet of the Apes Comic Set In Original Forms For Both

A comic that crosses the original series Star Trek with the original movie Planet of the Apes? Jim Kirk teams up with astronaut George Taylor to fight Klingons AND those dirty apes? Welcome back sixties’ sci-fi! IDW Publishing and Boom! Studios announced this exciting Star Trek crossover at San Diego Comic-Con yesterday with a press… Read more »

‘Star Trek’ Fan Boards Starship Enterprise After 3 Years And $500,000

Star Trek Starship Enterprise

Star Trek fans are willing to spend loads of cash to purchase memorabilia and collector’s items, and this New Yorker has gone beyond just spending for his obsession. Anthony Sforza, 48, has been amassing memorabilia from Star Trek since the 1980s. He has collected more than 300 items including costumes, props, and figures. He has… Read more »

Taylor Schilling Opens Up About Body Image Issues

Taylor Schilling as Piper Chapman.

Taylor Schilling, who plays Piper Chapman in the smash-hit Netflix original series Orange is the New Black, recently admitted that she’s struggled with self-esteem in the past. Playing an inmate in a women’s prison has helped Schilling be comfortable in her own skin. Orange is the New Black features not only Taylor Schilling, but an… Read more »

NASA Is Working On A Warp Drive Ship And The Pictures Are Amazing

NASA's proposed warp ship bears a striking resemblance to the fictional Enterprise

It seems like something out of Star Trek, but a team at NASA is hard at work on developing real warp drive (or faster-than-light travel), and artist renderings of the proposed ship look stunning. In 2010, Dr. Harold “Sonny” White revealed that he, along with a team at NASA’s Johnson Space Center, are hard at… Read more »

Star Trek: What Did George Takei Do For Solar Roadway Tech?

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Thanks to Star Trek actor George Takei, a North Idaho couple is finding out just what social media power is all about in the latest story this week to make fans wonder just how far away the future really is. Takei isn’t just any celebrity, mind you. Star Trek fans aside, the 77 year old… Read more »