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Why Does Star Trek Appeals to So Many?

Why, almost 50 years after it first came on TV, does Star Trek refuse to be gone? I think that a huge part of the continuous appeal can be found in our many real and current problems, both monetary and … Continue reading

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The Most Powerful Star Trek Villians (Part II)

Picking up where we left off in Part I: Tholians Only their desire to bring isolation stop the Tholians from being one of the greatest threats in the galaxy. This extremely advanced race of crystalized space-spiders has accomplished notoriety thanks … Continue reading

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The Most Powerful Star Trek Villains (Part I)

At its best, Star Trek is a science fiction show regarding humanity’s capability to develop its horizons and overcome differences. But all that would be quite boring without some good villains to destroy. Trek’s bad guys have been a various … Continue reading

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Facts About the Starship Enterprise

Space, the final frontier. These are the voyages of the Starship Enterprise, the coolest flying thingy to ever go through the galaxy. It Can Break in Two, In Case of Emergency One of the lesser-known abilities of the Enterprise is … Continue reading

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Leadership Skills Courtesy of Captain Kirk

Captain James T. Kirk is one of the most well-known captains in the history of Starfleet and there’s a solid reason for that. He saved Earth numerous times, ended the Doomsday Machine, assisted in making peace with the Klingon Empire, … Continue reading

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To Spock, With Love

Let’s be honest: without Spock, there would be no “Star Trek.” The Star Trek’s part-Vulcan officer constantly fascinated audiences with his intelligence and logic while understanding precisely how to keep Captain Kirk in check. Spock’s mother, Amanda Grayson, was a … Continue reading

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Fun Facts About Uhura

Uhura was a Starfleet officer in the 23rd century. A human, she functioned as a communications officer on the USS Enterprise and USS Enterprise-A under the command of Captain James T. Kirk. (She can be seen in The Original Series … Continue reading

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Star Trek Season 2 DVD Review

The Star Trek (Season 2) DVD has plenty of action-packed episodes, like the first episode called “Amok Time” where Spock starts to showcase weird and illogical characteristics. Worried, Capt. Kirk demands a full medical exam and finds out that Spock … Continue reading

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Star Trek: The Next Generation Review

Star Trek: The Next Generation is in the 24th Century, close to 100 years after Captain Kirk’s crew set out to discover strange new worlds. Capt. Jean-Luc Picard, played amazingly by Patrick Stewart, heads the   USS Enterprise-D and its varied … Continue reading

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Star Trek: Voyager Review

The 3rd sequel from the original Star Trek series, Star Trek: Voyager, was first aired in 1995 to low critical acclaim, but had good success with TV viewers, slowly improving its ratings as the show progressed. Right behind Star Trek: … Continue reading

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