Category Archives: Star Trek

Starfleet (The World’s Biggest Star Trek Fan Club!)

For more than 35 years, STARFLEET has given Star Trek fans a way to meet, develop friendships, have a good time, give back to their communities, and signify that the ideals of Gene Roddenberry can live long and prosper.  On … Continue reading

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Do You Want to Attend the Starfleet Academy?

STARFLEET Academy is the school and learning division of STARFLEET the local and international fan club of Star Trek. It provides a big variety of courses varying from testing trivial knowledge of the Star Trek universe to increasing general knowledge … Continue reading

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Star Trek College Courses

The Philosophy and Star Trek course at Georgetown University is every Trekker’s dream who is a college student. The course is offered as an introduction to epistemology philosophy and metaphysics. But, these topics are discussed as philosophical issues come up when … Continue reading

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The History of Women Starfleet Captains

Star Trek: Discovery is currently on TV, continuing the tradition of having women in high-power roles. Not only will Sonequa Martin-Green be the show’s main character, First Officer Michael Burnham, but Michelle Yeoh will be also be on as Captain … Continue reading

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Who was Gene Roddenberry?

American producer and writer Gene Roddenberry created the highly influential Star Trek TV series in the 60s. Born in 1921, Gene Roddenberry was a World War II Army pilot before becoming a writer and producer for TV. He started the … Continue reading

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Star Trek: Discovery Review

Star Trek: Discovery isn’t going to be liked by everyone, but that’s the beauty of Star Trek. From the first series to The Enterprise and everything in between, Star Trek has succeeded in altering itself with each new iteration, giving a sense of … Continue reading

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How to Become a Trekker

Trekkies v. Trekkers is an argument that may never cease to exist. Both describe true fans of Star Trek. Even Leonard Nimoy (Mr. Spock) thinks “Trekker” is the right nickname. Even if it takes light years before this argument is … Continue reading

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The Appeal of the Star Trek Convention

Everybody at the Las Vegas Star Trek convention stays at the Masquerade Bar, a dingy casino-side drinking spot at the Rio Hotel. It’s Masquerade since the area is supposed to be Carnivale-themed, but the smoky, ratty place has for years given up … Continue reading

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For the Love of Spock Honors Leonard Nimoy

The big selling point of “For the Love of Spock,” a documentary about the late, great Leonard Nimoy, is the personal connection is that it was directed by his son Adam. The film is getting a small theatrical release in … Continue reading

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Why Chris Pine Feels Like Captain Kirk

When we first met Captain Kirk in the form of Chris Pine in 2009’s Star Trek, he was a very outgoing young man, joining the Starfleet out of spite. That’s all transformed at the beginning of Star Trek Beyond, which has Kirk … Continue reading

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