VISOR-Vision for the Blind

There's no other way to put this: surgeons at the University of Michigan Health System have built a working forerunner to the VISOR worn by Lt. Cmdr. Geordi La Forge, chief engineer of the USS Enterprise in Star Trek:...

July 14, 2014

Crafting Systems, Part 3

Star Trek Online, with the new Research and Development system coming in Season 9.5, is adding even more ways to obtain R&D materials for the game. The most noticeable additions are added R&D material rewards ...

July 11, 2014

Ten For Ward: 10 Star Trek Episodes That Can Work As Stage Plays

With blockbuster movies and their big-budget special effects spectacle that threatens to overwhelm every other aspect of their production, and Star Trek getting some of that attention in recent years, we Trekkies rema...

July 10, 2014

Star Trek Dev Diary #1 -- Designing Star Trek Timelines

Star Trek Dev Diary #1Designing Star Trek TimelinesTim Crosby, Lead Game Designer The Game Design Nexus Part of game design is the taking in and preserving great ideas. Ideas -- regardless of origin person, planet...

July 07, 2014

STARLOGGING: "The Man Who Killed Spock" Title Sequence

Fade from black. Zoom in. And begin Titles. They're usually at the beginning. And as we employed them on articles published in Starlog Magazine, they were there to capture your attention. Ideally, a title should grab...

July 05, 2014

Crafting Systems, Part 2

Star Trek Online's Systems Designer AdjudicatorHawk here. I’m excited to share with you more details regarding the upcoming “Crafting Revamp,” also known as the Research & Development system. In ...

July 04, 2014

How Star Trek Changed My Life... by Ro Laurie Reddick

StarTrek.com recently asked fans to comment on the ways in which Star Trek has influenced their lives. One particular fan's note caught our attention and we asked her to elaborate, which she's done in the form of a sp...

July 02, 2014

TREKNOSIS: The Borgkeeper's Apprentices

Do bees have anything to teach us? Aside from the best way to remove stingers, or the importance of pollination? Annalee Newitz over at io9 thinks yes, with an editorial encouragingly titled, "This video of a honeybee...

June 30, 2014

FIRST LOOK: Icon Heroes Comic-Con Exclusive

Icon Heroes will offer a very cool and very, very limited-edition product at the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con International... Exclusive Star Trek SDCC Logo Bookends. Based on The Original Series' yellow television logo, ...

June 29, 2014

Star Trek And Newspapers, Part 1

Fans of Star Trek are familiar with the various methods of time travel available in the 23rd and 24th centuries. There is the use of red matter to create a temporal and spatial black hole pulling you into another time...

June 28, 2014

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