"Star Trek

‘Mission: Impossible’ Star Martin Landau Dies, Aged 89

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 17.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Martin Landau, best known for his role in the ‘Mission: Impossible’ TV series, has died, aged 89. The actor’s publicist, Dick Guttman said: “W...

This Company Can Turn Your Loved One's Ashes Into A Shooting Star

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Tech

Elysium Space is a San Francisco based company that will give people the option to have ashes sent into space aboard SpaceX’s very own Falcon 9 rock...

Royal Ramblings Meets Cody Rhodes (WCPW Exclusive)

Danny Stone | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

From Rhodes Scholar to paper bag enforcer, Legacy partner to Stardust, Cody has already had an illustrious career. Now working across Impact Wrestling, Ring of Honor and New Japan, Rhodes continues to be one of wrestling's MVPs.

Science Fiction Meets Engineering Experts... And Asks For Their Favourite Fictional Invention

Dr Dame Sue Ion | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Tech
Dr Dame Sue Ion

Can you remember the first time you watched Back to the future's DeLorean time machine speed towards its time travel speed of 88 miles per hour? Or did you dream of hearing your canine friend speak after seeing the translation collar in Pixar's Up?

The UK Military Is Going To Build Its Very Own Prototype Laser Cannon

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Tech

From Star Wars’ Death Star to Star Trek’s phaser, science fiction is littered with laser weaponry. But high-energy cannons aren’t confined to t...

Brains Literally Think Nonsense, Let It Be Fun Nonsense

Andrew Bonsall | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bonsall

Every time I go to therapy I fill out a questionnaire that asks 'in the last week have you thought about ending your life?' This question is a self-pe...

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 24.08.2017 | 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 27.07.2017 | 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 26.07.2017 | 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 19.11.2016 | 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 05.11.2016 | 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 27.10.2016 | 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 23.10.2016 | 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.