"Star Trek

Why 'Star Trek' Vet George Takei Thinks Trump Has Finally Blown It

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Entertainment

George Takei, a ‘Star Trek’ veteran who can arguably reach more earthlings with his astonishing social media following than even his former Enterp...

Social Justice Has Become A Brand

Joanna Taylor | Posted 29.08.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Joanna Taylor

The other major disadvantage to the mainstream branding of social justice is that it's making the Right loathe us. From the point of view of a social conservative, social justice is the new normal in the public eye and especially on social media, meaning that their opinions appear sidelined, oppressed and unspeakable.

And the Geek Shall Inherit the Earth

Martin Treanor | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK Entertainment
Martin Treanor

In truth, they are everywhere, organising in all the corners of this world, with no other urge but to clip their cloth and colour their skin so they might mimic the superheroes they worship, as if they were real and living personages

In Praise of Captain Janeway: Why Star Trek Needs to Rethink the Boys' Club

Claire Patel-Campbell | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Entertainment
Claire Patel-Campbell

The whole thing is still pretty much one big boys' club - Kirk, Spock, Scotty and Bones swooping in and saving the day, while their female counterparts are basically demoted to sidekicks. In a fictional world supposedly based on equality and progressive social attitudes, that feels anachronistic.

'Star Trek Beyond' Includes Two Poignant Tributes

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Entertainment

’Star Trek’ fans have always been willing to wear their hearts on their sleeve, and they will be delighted by the way the new film ‘Star Trek Be...

How Much Would The USS Enterprise Cost To Run? A Company Actually Tried To Work It Out

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.07.2016 | UK Tech

Since its creation, Star Trek has long inspired generations to explore the world of science, space and exploration. At the centre of this fascination ...

Simon Pegg Speaks Out Over 'Star Trek' Actor George Takei's Comments

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 13.07.2016 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg has addressed speculation that he and original ‘Star Trek’ actor George Takei have had a falling out, over the sexuality of character H...

‘Ask Yourself, What Would Kirk Do,’ Star Trek’s Simon Pegg Tells Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.07.2016 | UK

Star Trek actor Simon Pegg has urged Theresa May to consider “What would Kirk do?” when she takes over as prime minister. Pegg, who plays Scotty i...

Best (And Worst!) Film Adaptations Of Classic TV Shows

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 30.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

It’s always risky to try and take a cherished TV series and adapt it for the big screen. With a show that’s still on screen, there’s a worry it...

Woman Inadvertently Pleases Star Trek Fans With Her Style

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 23.12.2015 | UK Style

When this woman choose to team her jumper dress with a Christmas pin little did she realise her choice of outfit would delight Star Trek fans the worl...

'Star Trek' Actress Karen Montgomery Dies, Aged 66

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Entertainment

Actress Karen Montgomery, who appeared in the spin-off TV series ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’ has died, at the age of 66. The star passed ...

Romance Across the Galaxy: Six Sci-Fi Couples Which Are Guaranteed to Make You Jealous

Jonathan Bird | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Entertainment
Jonathan Bird

From meeting on Star ships to tracking unidentified flying objects, love and romance finds its' way into some of the best Sci-Fi movies and shows ever made. I have showcased 6 of the most well-known and epic love stories.

7 Reasons Why Star Trek With London Philharmonic Orchestra at Royal Albert Hall Was Out of This World!

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

You haven't lived unless you've seen and heard the Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage mission live at Royal Albert Hall. Soaring from light, ascending melodies to dark, apocalyptic scores, this unique event transported us to where none have gone before.

We've Got Very Good News For Sci-Fi Fans...

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 03.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

Sci-fi fans rejoice… ‘Star Trek’ is set to return for a brand new TV series, it has been confirmed. READ MORE: Ten Reasons Why 'Star Trek' I...

Give a Little Love and It All Comes Back to You

Matt Streuli | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Matt Streuli

I write this because I am scared we are forgetting our humanity. Last night, someone called me asking for my support as they were being admitted to hospital. I did not think I should stay in bed and protect my assets.

The Big Geek Debate: Ten Reasons Why 'Star Trek' Is Better Than 'Star Wars'

Jonathan Bird | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK Entertainment
Jonathan Bird

With the imminent arrival of the new Star Wars Episode VII: Force Awakens in December and confirmation that Star Trek Beyond filming has just finished, the 30 year old debate 'which is better Star Trek or Star Wars?' has yet again been reignited. Being a Trekkie myself I thought it only appropriate that I share my reasons as to why Star Trek is indeed better!

Star Trek Moments That Left the Fans Wanting More Space Adventures

Jonathan Bird | Posted 20.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Jonathan Bird

Star Trek is a phenomenon. One of the greatest TV shows and movie franchises and the brain child of Gene Roddenberry follows a team of intrepid explorers across the galaxy seeking out new worlds and new civilisations boldly going when no franchise has gone before.

Alex Salmond Tried To Board A Plane As Captain Kirk

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 04.10.2015 | UK

Alex Salmond found himself in a bizarre situation with airline staff after booking on to a flight under the name James Kirk - the captain of Star Trek...

It's Old Age, Jim, but Not as We Know It...

Jeroen Tas | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK Tech
Jeroen Tas

This year in fact, out of a global population of 7 billion, there are 900 million people over the age of 60. This figure is expected to rise to 2.4 billion by 2050, meaning that we will soon be living in a world with more old people than children, with many at a more advanced age than ever before.

'Star Trek' Virtual Tour Recreates Every Deck Of The Enterprise In Astonishing Detail

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK Tech

Star Trek fans you're going to want to see this. Fan and artist Jason B has painstakingly started to recreate the USS Enterprise from 'The Next...

'Star Trek' Actress Arrested For 'Exposing Herself To Three Children'

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 16.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Star Trek’ actress Jennifer Lien has reportedly been arrested for exposing herself in front of children during a row with a neighbour. The st...

This Video Tribute To Leonard Nimoy Is Seriously Touching

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Star Trek’ star Zachary Quinto has paid tribute to the late Mr Spock actor Leonard Nimoy, in a touching new video. The legendary actor died in...

Caroline Frost

How William Shatner Can Silence Star Trek Fans With A Few Choice Words

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

William Shatner reveals it’s no burden, only a joy, meeting lifelong fans of 'Star Trek' but there’s a particular moment when he can silence them ...

This Infographic Pits Fictional Spacecraft Against Their Real Life Equivalents

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK Tech

Ever wondered how the USS Enterprise from 'Star Trek TNG' would fare against The Ark from 'Transformers'? Or how the 'Back To The Future' DeLorean per...

How Much Would YOU Pay For This Genuine Stormtrooper Helmet?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Mr Spock's 'Star Trek' costume, a genuine 'Star Wars' stormtrooper helmet and Jack Sparrow's sword could all be in the hands of lucky fans, when film ...