The Motion Picture, A Convention and Persis Khambatta

Do you remember where you were when you first saw Star Trek: The Motion Picture? I’ll pause for a paragraph while you reflect. I scurried to a theater in my then-Pennsylvania locale to see it in December, 1979...

June 22, 2014

Star Trek Online Season 9.5 Preview

In Star Trek Online, 2014 has been a major year for improving existing Star Trek Online game play, and Season 9.5 continues pushing in this direction. We’re excited that this update will focus on crafting. In t...

June 20, 2014

FIRST LOOK: ANOVOS’s The Next Generation Admiral’s Tunic

Been promoted out of your captain's chair and kicked upstairs as a glorified paper pusher? Well, fret no more because rank does come with its privileges -- and among them is a distinctive and authoritative uniform. P...

June 16, 2014

Rescuing Star Trek Treasures

In 1967, Gene and Majel Barrett Roddenberry, along with Bjo and John Trimble, began a company called Star Trek Enterprises, known more commonly by its later name, Lincoln Enterprises, which brought fans exclusive merc...

June 14, 2014

Elachi Alert Weekend

Star Trek Online is pleased to bring back a player favorite: The Elachi Alert Weekend. For a limited time only, the Elachi Alert queued event will return from now until Monday June 16 at 10AM PDT. Close these doors to...

June 13, 2014

ONE TREK MIND: The Galactic Barrier

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

June 10, 2014

Hopes for a Real-life Transporter Re-"energized"

Star Trek has a remarkable record of predicting or inspiring future technologies. From mobile phones and tablets to Tricorders and even the Replicator, nearly all of the devices imagined by Star Trek have emerged in s...

June 08, 2014

Live in Luxury This Summer

Star Trek Online has now started the Risa Summer Event. Summer is rolling back around – at least for Earth standard time at Starfleet Headquarters – and it’s the time of year when the beautiful resor...

June 06, 2014

Road Trips with Colm Meaney

Colm Meaney put his money down on the bar and bought me a drink. We're Irish. It's what we're supposed to do. Or, rather, did. (Now, it's hot tea, cold water or sometimes Dr. Pepper for me). But that was long ago. An...

June 06, 2014

TREKNOSIS: Making Dr. McCoy's Magic Pills Real

When was the last time you gave yourself a paper cut? Have you ever looked at the scar it left behind and wondered why that's the limit of our healing abilities? Suffer a small cut and you can more or less grow new sk...

June 02, 2014

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