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STO: Tales of the War #20

Personal log. That’s how these journals go, isn’t it? How did I even get involved in this? I’m no soldier, just a biologist. At first I thought that the sharp decline in the local animal population ...

September 04, 2015

Star Trek Timelines: STLV 2015 Gameplay Video

This week, Disruptor Beam product manager Alex Engel walks us through a portion of the Star Trek Timelines game demo from Star Trek Las Vegas 2015. The video offers a glimpse of Q's "helpfulness," Captain Kirk in-game...

September 02, 2015

Cloud DX's Tricorder Vision

Five years ago, Dr. Sonny Kohli found himself in the dust of post-earthquake Haiti with a couple of engineers cobbling together a 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) machine with guitar strings when he thought: "I could r...

August 31, 2015

STO: Tales of the War #19

“Nurse Ch’droth, pass me the osteogenic stimulator,” said Doctor Harza-Kull, elbow deep in microsurgery.The patient, a Bekk named K’rat, stirred and began to mumble, “No, let me pass over...

August 28, 2015

#TrekClass Starts Sept. 21, And It's Free, So Register Now

As a college professor, I was known to reference Star Trek in the classroom on more than a few occasions. I’ve always found examples from the series helpful to explain new technologies or expand on concepts from...

August 27, 2015

Star Trek Fans React to Timelines at STLV 2015

What did fans attending Star Trek Las Vegas 2015 think of Star Trek Timelines? Find out in this week’s Timelines video update.Straight from the show floor, where Disruptor Beam gave attendees a hands-on experien...

August 26, 2015

Staying Inside the Star Trek Coloring Book Lines

Some of the earliest kinds of Star Trek merchandise available were coloring books, providing young fans (and creative adults) with the chance to express themselves while following adventures of favorite characters. In...

August 23, 2015

Get a Heart, Hold the Pulse

It's stardate 42779.1 and Captain Jean-Luc Picard is not in a great mood: his ship's chief medical officer, one Dr. Katherine Pulaski, has been telling him repeatedly that his artificial heart needs to be replaced for...

August 17, 2015

STO: Butterfly Effect Episode Now Live

Star Trek Online's latest Featured Episode, "Butterfly Effect," is now live with our favorite Ferengi, Nog.Each week we’ll be rolling out an additional reward for the Featured Episode “Butterfly Effect.&rd...

August 14, 2015

Life, Death, & Tasha Yar

Weeks before the fall 1987 premiere of Star Trek: The Next Generation, one of its publicists assured me as to just who the show's two "breakout" characters would be, the ones audiences would immediately embrace: Capta...

August 13, 2015

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