Chair Cape - United Federation of Planets

Bring some excitement to your boring office chair with these Star Trek: The Original Series Chair Capes from Entertainment Earth! Made of high-quality fabric materials, the Chair Cape line adjusts to fit most size chairs by using an adjustable hook and loop belt and strap design to wrap securely around the back of your …

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Destruction of the USS Enterprise

Ever notice that seat belts were lacking on various USS Enterprises? Yeah, the ships had inertia dampeners but if they were so great, why were crew members routinely tossed about the bridge during tactical engagements?

The NX-01 did have have a safety harness introduced into the Captain's chair (other crew members still had to contend …

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Wrath of Khan

As I mention in this post a few weeks back, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan is heading back to theaters to celebrate its 35th anniversary with a showing of the Director's Cut of the movie.

That post talked about showings only happening in AMC theaters, but it looks like there'll be a wider …

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The IT Crowd Meets Star Trek

Give a thought to the lowly techs who provide IT support on the USS Enterprise and it might look something like this 🙂

As any IT person could tell you, though, a densely populated starship is going to have its share of mundane technical problems—most of which are caused by human error.

The Bitter IT …

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Star Trek Discovery Logo

Star Trek: Discovery appears to be a series struggling to be seen as related to the Prime Trek universe while simultaneously separating itself from that same world. What is it trying to be? What template(s) is it using to get there? And what should be the models it molds itself after?

The upcoming series seems …

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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Cast

Last year, an Indigogo campaign was launched to raise $150,000 to cover the production expenses on a new documentary called What We left Behind that looks back at the Deep Space Nine series. The above video is the pitch for funding that was used on their page.

Needless to say, there were more than enough …

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This is the Star trek theme that was written by Jerry Goldsmith for Star Trek: The Motion Picture and later used in the intro for The Next Generation. Here, it's played on a church organ.

What makes this recital particularly impressive is that the organist for St. Donatus Church in Aachen, Germany - Kantor …

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Star Trek New Voyages - World Enough And Time

Marc Scott Zicree is an American science fiction author, television writer and screenwriter who's written scripts for many TV shows, including Star Trek.

In his introduction to the Star Trek Voyages: World Enough and Time episode which he co-wrote, directed and edited, he explains why this episode is the pilot to what could have …

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Voyager Ringed Planet

Remember that ringed planet in the Star Trek: Voyager opening titles? Well.... it's a pretty crazy planet and very unlikely, if not impossible, that it could exist.

Perhaps what this video shows is simply a shortcoming or an error in the CGI effects used!…

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STC #9 - What Ships Are For Poster

Star Trek Continues released its 9th episode a few days ago. That just leaves the 2-part finale later this year to close off this fan produced series.

In this episode, Kirk struggles with aiding a society whose inhabitants view their isolated world in a very unique way.

The episode - What Ships Are For - …

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Star Trek Discovery Bridge

Here's a very good analysis (video below) of what's happening with Star Trek: Discovery, why it looks the way it does (i.e. not like The Original Series), what's going on behind the scenes, both in relation to production and the business side of things, early fan reaction and how it's rattled CBS and a …

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Star Trek Gold Pendants

Here are two new pendants/necklaces to help you declare your allegiance as an Enterprise crew member or as a citizen of the Klingon Empire.

They make great gifts too for friends and family who are Star Trek fans.

And, even if wearing a pendant isn't your, or their, thing, then they make fantastic keepsakes. Adorn …

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