ONE TREK MIND: The Galactic Barrier

Here on Earth, and in our time period of relative medievalism (thanks for the insult, Dr. McCoy), wesometimes complain about “hitting the wall.” But the exhaustion from work, commuting an...

June 10, 2014

First Mobile Phone Call Made 41 Years Ago Today

Captain Kirk never actually said, "Beam me up, Scotty,” but if he did he would have said it onhis communicator. ...

April 03, 2014

Ten Best Multi-Character Performances by Star Trek Actors

Leonard Nimoy is Spock. His second book says so right in the title. (Pay no attention to the title o his first book for...

March 05, 2014

One Trek Mind: Happy Birthday, King Abdullah!

Star Trek has played host to all sorts of life forms: Vulcans, Klingons, members of the Q Continuum.But what about cons...

January 30, 2014

ONE TREK MIND: Remembering Voyager's "Prototype"

This week back in 1996 we were midway through season two of Voyager, and up popped an episode that ats, I feel, as a so...

January 15, 2014

One Trek Mind: Benjamin Sisko -- Son of a God?

To the hardcore, outlier Star Trek fan who answers “TOS vs. TNG” with a resounding &ldqu;DS9!” the first week of January is a special time. January 2nd, 1993, was when we first met ...

January 02, 2014

One Trek Mind: Top 10 Uses of the Vulcan Nerve Pinch

On the last episode of One Trek Mind we took a look [http://www.startrek.com/article/one-trek-mind-culd-the-vulcan-nerv...

December 19, 2013

One Trek Mind: Could The Vulcan Nerve Pinch Really Work?

As a very small child first becoming aware of Star Trek there were only a few things I knew about Mr Spock: he had poin...

December 06, 2013

One Trek Mind: Deciphering "Darmok"

Arguments about what is the best Star Trek episode can get heated and go on late into the night - I hould know, I've be...

November 20, 2013

One Trek Mind: A Look Back At Voyager's Journey To Hell

When I meet a dismissive jerk who learns that I write a column about Star Trek called One Trek Mind hey always ask &ldq...

November 06, 2013