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TREKLAND, EXTRA #18: Remembering A.C. Lyles

You know how Facebook has that birthday reminder function? It's a great tickler for sparking memories of all kinds of people you've met and "friended." And this is my first chance to share here with StarTrek.com reade...

May 29, 2014

GUEST BLOG: Wow, The Real-Life Birthplace of The Enterprise - TODAY

Buddy Dayton Ward's reposting of this iconic 1964 photo with a reminder of the 49th birthday of the "real" NCC-1701 recently was a great kick in the butt to get something done I'd meant to do for years.Meant to, in fa...

February 27, 2014

TREKLAND, EXTRA #16 Reality Check: What Star Trek: Stellar Cartography Truly Means

Just about the time I get a little too comfy in my Star Trek rut … here comes the franchise and the fandom to shake me out of it, and I learn something new. What’s doubly great is when that wake-up call a...

October 22, 2013

TREKLAND, EXTRA … And It All Started With a Big Borg!

TREKLAND, EXTRA   … And It All Started With a Big Borg!By Larry NemecekAll right— I have a theory to propose. See what you think. It’s pretty deep, so hang with me:Ahem.For the current &ldquo...

June 20, 2013

Trekland, Extra #15: Oscars Remember "Charlie Star Trek"

One of my favorite moments of the Academy Awards broadcast each year, though bittersweet, is the “memorial reel” of those of distinction in the film industry — household name, or not — who have...

February 23, 2013

Trekland, Extra #14: Tribble True-Love Is Tremendous

My daughter-in-law-to-be opened one of her presents Christmas morning and discovered …. a pair of tribble slippers. That right there tells you just about all you need to know about the impact of those ever-h...

December 28, 2012

Trekland Supplemental #12 -Congrats Walter & All of Us

What a week this has been in Trekland, eh?Another anniversary celebrated on franchise premiere airdate, Sept. 8… and a Star for our own Walter “Chekov” Koenig on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.A big chu...

September 15, 2012

Trekland, Supplemental #11 - Celebrating Fandom

Remembering those who truly went where none (in the living room) had gone before. By Larry Nemecek How’s your Star Trek summer going? Well, I’m trying really hard to be upbeat today. It’s taking ...

June 08, 2012

Star Trek Supplemental #9: Con Season Eve Reflections

Trekland, Supplemental #9:  Con Season Eve reflections: a big new STARTREK.COM people database! By Larry Nemecek In which the coming of con season reminds me how I spent my winter vacation — right here at...

March 17, 2012

Trekland, Supplemental #9: A Tale Of Two "Gifts"

It was the best of gifts, it was the worst of gifts—i.e., those unsent. Standing just inside the B. Dalton Bookseller’s store in then-gleaming-new Crossroads Mall… little did I know I was about to ...

December 21, 2011

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