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  1. William Shatner Confirms J.J. Abrams Has Contacted Him About Appearing in Star Trek 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Collider

    For the past week, rumors have been swirling that William Shatner may finally get his wish of appearing in the rebooted Star Trek franchise by way of a role in Star Trek 3 . While Leonard Nimoy got a fairly significant role in J.J. Abrams ' 2009 film and an all-too-convenient part in the follow-up Star Trek Into Darkness , Shatner has been vocal about his displeasure at not having appeared in the new franchise.


  2. Star Trek: The Original Series Complete Blu-ray setRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Losing it[1]

    ... and new effects, but I didn't bother with that. The new effects were overseen by people who've worked on various Star Trek shows, and were done in an interesting way. New effects could only be inserted where there was an existing shot - no ...


  3. #Lootcrate September 2014 (Galactic): Star Trek Tribble Exclusive Looter EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 |

    ... girl loves furry things. Here's what Wikipedia has to say about tribbles: Tribbles are fictional animals in the Star Trek universe who first appeared in the episode titled " The Trouble with Tribbles ". They are depicted as small, furry, soft, ...


  4. Taking Virtual Reality to the Fourth DimensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | TV Technology

    NEW YORK One of the fascinating science-fiction concepts introduced by "Star Trek: The Next Generation" was the holodeck, a virtual-reality space where nearly anything could be visualized and experienced in a non-dangerous environment. Well, the holodeck was not life-threatening when all its safeguards were in place, but occasional episodes of the now-classic series found a way to imperil the lives of innocent holodeck users.


  5. 'Star Trek' rumors: William Shatner ready to return in 'Star Trek 3?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 |

    "Star Trek" rumors indicate William Shatner could be coming back to the franchise. It seems a script for " Star Trek 3 " has a scene in it designed specifically for the original Captain Kirk.


  6. Upcoming 'Star Trek' film may include William Shatner,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 |

    Octogenarians William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy may reprise their iconic roles as Capt. James T. Kirk and Mr. Spock in an upcoming Star Trek film.


  7. Shatner to Appear in Star Trek 3?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Leonard Nimoy has ended up being integral to the Star Trek reboot films, but William Shatner hasn't come near them yet. There was a cameo written into the first film for him, but it was dropped before shooting, and there was no place for him in Star Trek Into Darkness.


  8. Roberto Orci Wants To Reunite William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy In Star Trek 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | /film

    William Shatner has been very vocal about not being invited to be part of the new Star Trek films. Originally Shatner was written into the script for JJ Abrams' Star Trek , but they decided not to film the cameo role.


  9. Fox's cancelled Almost Human is seeing the Star Trek effect with online campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 |

    There is no question that " Star Trek " is a cultural phenomenon of almost mythic proportion. From the original series, which first premiered in 1966, countless spinoffs have been spawned , from "Star Trek: The Next Generation" and all the offshoots of that re-boot to the current J.J. Abrams helmed cinema behemoths that feature an all new, younger and hotter pre-cursor cast.


  10. As seen on Jeopardy: IBM unleashes supercomputer Watson on the webRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 |

    ... loose on the web, allowing individuals and businesses to use their personal devices, much like Capt. Kirk does on Star Trek, to ask questions like, "what is the market size for my product?" or "what demographic purchases the most of a specific ...


  11. The Last Sci-fi Blog: The Rules We Hope 'Star Trek 3' Will FollowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 |

    With Star Wars: Episode VII stealing all of the headlines for the past year or so, things have been awful quiet on the Star Trek 3 front. We know that franchise writer Roberto Orci is taking over the director's chair from J.J. Abrams, but that's really about it.


  12. Huffington Post blasts back at Reddit banRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Washington Post

    ... to the Web site Tastefully Offensive . Not to mention a piece about Patrick Stewart visiting an 11-year-old Star Trek fan who's suffering from mitochondrial disease - with a hat tip at the bottom crediting Reddit . Reddit! Huh, isn't the Huffington ...


  13. Star Trek: Neil deGrasse Tyson Names His Favorite CaptainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WebProNews

    It's an argument that Trek fans have battled about since the third season of TNG : Which Star Trek series captain is best? If you walk around at a Trek convention or Comic-Con asking the question, you could damn near start a Palin-esque brawl in the hallways. Everyone has an opinion, and they all have sound reasoning - they will call it "logic" - to back up their pick.


  14. Gallery of the Day: 8 Activision Games That Will Leave You WantingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | The Escapist

    ... has put out they've released several that you really should play, so there's more than enough fish in the sea. Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Dominion Wars , or The Game With Too Many Colons , was released in 2001 to lackluster reviews. Many complained ...


  15. Book Review: 'New Life and New Civilizations: Exploring Star Trek...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    I can't imagine there are many people alive who don't already know Gene Roddenberry 's Star Trek is the gift that keeps on giving. In addition to the five television series, 12 films, games, toys, bluprints, fan zines, websites, tribbles, fazers, and countless novels and non-fiction books that keep coming and coming and coming year after year, there have also been approximately 700 English-language Star Trek stories in daily comic strips, weekly magazines, monthly and limited series comic books, and graphic novels.


  16. Give Captain Sisko a footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    A running gag on the old "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" TV show, which aired widely in syndication from 1993-99, claimed that the future would have no baseball. By the 24th Century, according to the show, baseball will no longer played.


  17. Simon Pegg says Robin Williams final film now has 'degree of sadness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... and John Cleese. "I didn't have any direct contact with Robin, sadly," said the star of "Shaun of the Dead" and "Star Trek." "It's going to be forever a sad thing to me because I've loved him forever, since I was a kid, watching him in 'Mork & ...


  18. Explore 'Star Trek' comics on Humble BundleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | CNET

    Travel to the final frontier with 14 "Star Trek" graphic novels -- that's 66 comic issues from IDW on Humble Bundle . This Humble "Star Trek" Bundle ends on September 17. Donate what you can and boldly go on Starfleet adventures with "Star Trek Classics" Vol.


  19. Dot Matrix's Voice Deactivated-Joan Rivers Dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 |

    ... a zippy one-liner throughout the film. Space Balls came out in 1987, and parodied not only Star Wars, but Alien, Star Trek, 2001, Planet of the Apes, and a host of other sci-fi films. The film was not a hit when it came out-in fact, it only pulled ...


  20. Joan Rivers Moved Out Of Intensive CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 |

    ... were not true. The 81 year old comedian has receieved a plethora of support from other celebrities, including Star Trek actor Zachary Quinto , who tweeted ''sending so much love and healing energy to @Joan_Rivers !!! no one is ready to go on without ...