An old rivalry between the 'Star Trek' and 'Star Wars' fandom was ignited thanks to a photo captured by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. The photo featured a mark that looks eerily like the symbol of the Starfleet.
Space June 15, 2019
What is Star Trek's Starfleet insignia doing on Mars? This is not the first time that the iconic insignia was spotted on the Red Planet.
Space June 14, 2019
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has successfully launched a battery-operated prototype that flew quietly without any moving parts. It was heavily inspired by the spacecraft in the film 'Star Trek.'
November 22, 2018
Could a real Spock be hiding in a planet 16 light-years away from Earth? A group of scientists has discovered a super-Earth orbiting a star similar to the Sun and where life can spring and thrive.
Space September 19, 2018
Captain Jean-Luc Picard is officially coming back. Patrick Stewart has just announced that he’s going to return to one of his most iconic roles in a new ‘Star Trek’ TV series.
Movies/TV Shows August 6, 2018
Ubisoft provided a 'Star Trek: Bridge Crew' update that will allow gameplay without VR hardware on the title. The important game patch is released as a free download.
December 25, 2017
The Star Trek-inspired competition that was five years in the making announces the teams whose efforts bring science fiction’s tricorder to reality. Competitors submit first ever real-life Tricorder prototypes.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 14, 2017
IDW Publishing presents another batch of what-if scenarios in popular fictional stories with the return of 'Deviations.’ Agent Samantha Mulder comes back in ‘The X-Files.’
Comic Books February 26, 2017
Dubbed as a breakthrough electronic glasses, eSight 3 enables the blind to actually see. As it replicates vision, the device can let the visually impaired carry out virtually all daily activities independently.
Wearable Tech February 16, 2017
A patent application reveals Microsoft's plan to address the current limitations of its HoloLens headgear. The proposed methods could give rise to futuristic technologies such as an eye-tracking platform and a feature that could bring Star Trek's Holodeck closer to reality.
Microsoft December 30, 2016
Microsoft launches its holographic storytelling app called Actiongram with the help of George Takei, the original 'Star Trek's' 'Mr. Sulu.' Actiongram has a selection of scalable holographic characters that include a unicorn and Abraham Lincoln.
Apps/Software September 14, 2016
Captain Kirk himself admits that 'Star Trek' would be nothing without the popularity of 'Star Wars.'
Movies/TV Shows August 8, 2016
Microsoft-owned Skype has introduced a series of new chatbots for the communications platform. Among the new bots are products of partnerships with Skyscanner and StubHub, with one even impersonating Spock of 'Star Trek.'
Microsoft August 3, 2016
New movies and TV series being added to Netflix in August include the original films ‘The Little Prince’ and 'XOXO,’ as well as the animated series ‘Beat Bugs.’
Movies/TV Shows July 25, 2016
CBS recently chose a director for the pilot episode of its new 'Star Trek' series: David Semel, who has a proven track record with other shows, which bodes well for the latest 'Trek.'
Movies/TV Shows July 22, 2016
Twitch streamer Onscreenlol has pulled a stunt that definitely has people talking.
Video Games July 20, 2016
Netflix announced its new licensing deal that makes it the exclusive streaming home to CBS All Access’ new ‘Star Trek’ series, as well as past franchise episodes.
Movies/TV Shows July 19, 2016
New movies and TV series available to stream on the popular platforms in July include ‘Batman v Superman,’ ‘Back to the Future’ and ‘Terminator Genisys,’ as well as new seasons of ‘BoJack Horseman’ and ‘Difficult People.’
Movies/TV Shows July 2, 2016
The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum is moving the Star Trek Enterprise from its basement gift shop to its central atrium. The starship replica is set to be featured as part of the museum's 40th birthday celebration.
Space June 28, 2016
Bryan Fuller confirmed that the new 'Star Trek' series on CBS will embrace social progressiveness and inclusiveness, much like its predecessors. The showrunner also confirmed the number of episodes in the first season.
Movies/TV Shows June 24, 2016
Custom teddy bear retailer Build-A-Bear recently unveiled its new 'Star Trek' collection, featuring adorable furry versions of both Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock. There's also an anonymous 'Red Shirt' bear.
Geek June 23, 2016
Netflix subscribers should make sure to stream titles like ‘Star Trek: Generations’ and ‘Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby’ before they leave the platform in July.
Movies/TV Shows June 22, 2016
New movies and TV series streaming in July on Prime Video and Amazon Video include ‘Kill Bill Vol.1,’ the complete ‘Star Trek’ collection and the season finale of ‘Outlander,’ as well as ‘Batman v Superman’ and ‘Mr. Robot.’
Movies/TV Shows June 21, 2016
'Star Trek' actor Anton Yelchin, known for his portrayal of Chekov in the rebooted films, died in a freak car accident last Sunday morning. The actor was found dead outside of his home in Los Angeles.
Celebrities June 20, 2016
If you're a fan of 'Star Trek,' chances are you've wanted to slip into the Captain's Chair at one time or another. Well, as it turns out, Ubisoft's got you covered.
Video Games June 13, 2016
Mattel announced the release of three new special edition Barbie dolls to honor the 'Star Trek' 50th anniversary. The dolls will include the Enterprise's Captain Kirk, Mr. Spock and Uhura.
June 6, 2016
Chris Pine stands confident as Captain Kirk in new posters for 'Beyond.' Kirk leads the crew of the Starship Enterprise on their newest adventure on strange planets and a powerful new foe: Krall.
Movies/TV Shows June 1, 2016
'Star Trek Online' is about to boldly go to the Xbox One and PS4, and it's coming in with a ton of content and improvements from the PC version.
Video Games May 14, 2016
New rumors suggest that the next 'Star Trek' television series will take place between the original series and 'The Next Generation.' This also means that the new series will share continuity with its TV predecessors.
Movies/TV Shows April 14, 2016
MAC Cosmetics collaborates with 'Star Trek' for a 25 piece cosmetics line in celebration of the science fiction series' 50th Anniversary. Find out more about the facial products due out on September 1.
Internet Culture March 30, 2016
The 'Star Trek' franchise envisioned a virtual reality room named the Holodeck. With the HTC Vive and a custom background, users can now experience the Holodeck on SteamVR.
Computers March 27, 2016
It looks like the beef between Paramount and CBS over the rights to the Star Trek franchise isn't quite over - and it's all thanks to marketing.
Movies/TV Shows March 10, 2016
'Star Trek' fans are a skeptical group, especially when it comes to creating new franchises in that universe. But don't worry, Trekkers! Here's why it's OK to look forward to the CBS 'Trek' series.
Movies/TV Shows March 9, 2016
Inspired by the warp drive of the Enterprise on 'Star Trek,' engineers at NASA have designed a spaceship capable of traveling faster than the speed of light, aka warp speed.
Movies/TV Shows March 7, 2016
'Star Trek' showed a lot of technology that was deemed impossible decades ago. Today, a lot of what they have shown is used in the real world - a team of scientists even tried making teleportation possible.
Energy March 7, 2016
Good news, 'Star Trek' fans - Rod Roddenberry, son of series creator Gene Roddenberry, has just joined CBS' upcoming 'Star Trek' TV series reboot!
Geek March 3, 2016
It can pretty much be guaranteed that after listening to the 'Hamilton' tribute rap, you're not going to want to throw out your Spock, either.
Movies/TV Shows March 1, 2016
The new 'Star Trek' series from CBS has just taken on a legend. Writer and director of 'Wrath of Khan,' Nicholas Meyer, has joined the team as a writer and producer.
Movies/TV Shows February 26, 2016
William Shatner opened up about his close friendship and eventual falling out with his 'Star Trek' co-star, Leonard Nimoy in his latest memoir. Find out just how big Mr. Spock's impact is in the life of Captain Kirk.
Internet Culture February 23, 2016
The F-117 Nighthawk is the stealthiest aircraft in military and aviation history. Find out how those involved in the program were able to keep operations veiled from everyone.
FUTURE TECH February 19, 2016
There is a new and interesting dating app that is related to none other than Star Trek.
Apps/Software February 11, 2016
DriveSavers engineers recovered data from 'Star Trek' creator Gene Roddenberry's custom made floppy discs after a year of hard work. The retrieved documents and original notes may be related to the 'Star Trek' series.
Geek February 6, 2016
‘Star Trek’ is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2016. William Shatner is on board with the idea of appearing as an older Captain Kirk in the reboot movies, should the opportunity arise.
Movies/TV Shows February 5, 2016
Break out those Starfleet uniforms because a new special 'Star Trek' convention will land in New York this September to celebrate the science fiction television and movie series' 50th anniversary.
Movies/TV Shows January 26, 2016
The U.S. Postal Office has given us a treat to ring in the New Year: postage stamps that will commemorate the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise.
Internet Culture December 31, 2015