Tales of a Trekkie at Las Vegas Star Trek

– Article by EJ De la Pena Life is like a wormhole – here at STLV Warp fields, phasers, Jem Hadar – it’s a Trek blur Might crack Transwarp – or go save history! TREK TALES – WOOOHOOO! Ok, now that I’ve got the silly out of my system (just kidding – that’s not possible) I guess I better get on this blog about my experience at STLV that the…

The Meizu M3E Star Trek Edition Phone is on Sale in China

If you’ve been wanting a Star Trek Limited Edition phone you are both in luck and out of luck. The good news is the Meizu M3E has been released in a blue Star Trek edition. The bad news is that it will be available only in China and it will be limited to 5,000 units. It’s release on September 2nd was timed with the release of Star Trek 3 in…

Nichelle Nichols Releases Single For 47th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Nichelle Nichols was a singer long before she was known as the Chief Communications Officer of the Starship Enterprise.  She toured the United States, Canada and Europe as a singer with the Duke Ellington and Lionel Hampton bands, and appeared in numerous stage musicals including Carmen Jones and Porgy and Bess. She has released 2 albums previously, one during the initial run of Star Trek titled Down to Earth, and…

50th Anniversary Star Trek Forever Stamps to Be Released by the USPS in September

We first learned about plans for there to be a set of 50th Anniversary Star Trek stamps back in March.  Now the USPS has confirmed a release date. From USPS: Nearly 50 years to the day of its original airing, the U.S. Postal Service will celebrate the iconic 1960s television show Star Trek by dedicating the Star Trek Forever stamps in New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. The…

New Star Trek Series to Air Internationally on Netflix

Netflix and CBS Studios International today announced a landmark international licensing agreement for the new “Star Trek” television series. Netflix will be the exclusive premiere home of “Star Trek” in 188 countries (excluding the US and Canada). Each episode of the new series will be available globally within 24 hours of its U.S. premiere. In the U.S., the new “Star Trek” (the first original series developed for U.S. distribution on…

Anton Yelchin Dies at 27 in Car Accident

Anton Yelchin the young rising star known for “Odd Thomas” and as the new Chekov in the rebooted “Star Trek” movie franchise died early today, Sunday, June 19, 2016 as the result of a freak accident in which he became pinned by his car against his stone mailbox at his house in San Fernando Valley. His publicist confirmed his death a few hours ago. Los Angles Police Department spokesperson Jenny…

Star Trek Beyond Premiere + SDCC + Live Orchestra = OMG

From the Star Trek Beyond Fan Event that took Place at Paramount Studios this past Friday, May 20th, 2016 – WORLD PREMIERE OF “STAR TREK BEYOND” TO DEBUT IN IMAX® AT SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON® THE FIRST-EVER OUTDOOR IMAX PREMIERE EVENT WILL INCLUDE APPEARANCES BY THE FILM’S CAST AND CREW, AND A LIVE CONCERT PERFORMANCE BY THE SAN DIEGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HOLLYWOOD, CA (May 20, 2016) – Paramount Pictures, Skydance, Bad…

CBS Reveals the Logo for the Upcoming New Star Trek TV Series

Coming in 2017 a whole new saga in the Star Trek Universe. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXpPweAooeE