Star Trek

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 ...

Actor Olaf Pooley Dies, Aged 101

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Actor Olaf Pooley has died, at the age of 101, it has been confirmed. Olaf died from congestive heart failure on 14 July in Los Angeles, a family ...

Patrick Stewart Would Never Have Been In ‘Star Trek' If Ian McKellen Had His Way

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 17.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

We really can’t imagine anyone but Sir Patrick Stewart playing Captain Jean-Luc Picard in ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’, but if his friend Si...

You Can Finally Buy A Real Working Star Trek Communicator

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK Tech

If there's one product that sums up our love of the futuristic it's the Communicator from Star Trek: The Original Series. Offering completely wirel...

Caroline Frost

BRITS BLITZ: Simon Pegg Reveals The People Who Still Make Him Star-Struck

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

There’s no doubt about it, British actors have blitzed it when it comes to scooping up some of the best, most sought-after roles in Hollywood, wheth...

There's A Building In China That Looks Like The USS Enterprise

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Tech

An eccentric Chinese businessman has paid tribute to his favourite sci-fi TV show by building an office block resembling the USS Enterprise. "Uber-...

Big Mouth Strikes Again

Simon Pegg | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Simon Pegg

The 'dumbing down' comment came off as a huge generalisation by an A-grade asshorn. I did not mean that science fiction or fantasy are dumb, far from it. How could I say that? In the words of Han Solo, "Hey, it's me!" In the last two weeks, I have seen two brilliant exponents of the genre. Ex Machina and Mad Max: Fury Road, both of which had my head spinning in different and wonderful ways and are both very grown up films...

Simon Pegg Clarifies Sci-Fi Comments After Online Backlash

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg has posted a new blog, after being heavily criticised for appearing to suggest that science-fiction films are responsible for “dumbing do...

Star Trek-Themed Flat Could Be Yours For £70,000... But It Has A Dark Past

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Tech

A small flat in Leicestershire modelled after the USS Voyager has gone on the market - following the Trekkie owner's arrest for downloading images of ...

Company Unveils 'Replicator' That Creates Meals In 30 Secs

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Tech

An Israeli company has unveiled what it believes is the closest thing you'll get to the famed 'Replicator' from the sci-fi series 'Star Trek'. The ...

'Star Trek' Actress Grace Dies, Aged 85

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Star Trek’ actress Grace Lee Whitney has died of natural causes, at the age of 85. The star, who played Captain James T. Kirk’s (William Sh...

Has NASA Accidentally Invented The Warp Drive?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.04.2015 | UK Tech

Let's make one thing very clear, this is not confirmed. In fact, it's about as confirmed as the title of the next Star Trek film which is, as you may ...

Leonard Nimoy Dead: Star Trek's Mr Spock Dies Aged 83

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Star Trek legend Leonard Nimoy has died at the age of 83. The actor, who played Mr. Spock in the sci-fi TV series, was taken to UCLA Medical Cente...

'Star Trek' Star In Hospital Dash

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Star Trek’ legend Leonard Nimoy has been rushed to hospital with ‘severe chest pains’, according to reports. The actor, who played Mr. Spo...

Star Wars Vs. Star Trek Is Every Movie Nerd's Sci-Fi Dream

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

WHY HAS NO-ONE MADE THIS FILM YET?? YouTuber Alex Luthor has spliced together scenes from various 'Star Wars' and 'Star Trek' films to make an incr...

Look Who's Writing 'Star Trek 3'!

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Movie mega-geek Simon Pegg has reportedly been awarded the honour of co-authoring the next 'Star Trek' film. In addition to reprising his role as S...

This Guy Is Building An Actual Star Trek Warp Drive In His Shed

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 31.12.2014 | UK Tech

Science professor David Pares is attempting to build something nobody has ever made before - his own warp drive, straight out of Star Trek. The Uni...

'Star Trek Force Field' Discovered Around Earth

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 30.11.2014 | UK Tech

The Earth is encased in an invisible force field that scientists have compared with the "shields" featured in iconic TV show Star Trek. An American te...

You Can Now Buy Amazon's New Speaker That Listens To Your Every Word

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Tech

Amazon Echo the new voice-controlled speaker that also doubles as your personal assistant is now available to all US residents. Echo will respond ...

Microsoft Invents The Holodeck. For Your Lounge.

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.10.2014 | UK Tech

Microsoft has unveiled a new gaming concept which transforms your entire living room into a holodeck. The 'RoomAlive' project was put together usin...

What's an API and Why It Matters to You

Alice Bonasio | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Tech
Alice Bonasio

"Researchers spend a lot of time looking through databases and organizing their citations and other materials. One of the things we did was use the APIs to develop features that would allow them to import articles directly from those databases to their Mendeley libraries, saving a lot of unnecessary clicking through, and extra hassle.

Has Simon Pegg Found A Way To Be In 'Star Wars' Movie?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg has given his biggest hint yet that he could be appearing in JJ Abrams' much-hyped reboot of Star Wars. The British star, who worked wi...