Thursday Leonard Nimoy admitted to hospital with severe chest pain.
MTBF = Mean Time Between Failure – how often something has to be replaced.
Chris on Twitter: If an alien race came here offering advanced tech, should we refuse it by the principal of the prime directive?
Funko action figures coming soon. pic.twitter.com/9sKNPZ7DFG
Huge Star Trek auction – propworx: http://www.liveauctioneers.com/catalog/66488_propworx-star-trek-auction-iv
Actual Star Trek coin currency on island nation of tuvalu: http://www.geeksaresexy.net/2015/02/10/beautiful-star-trek-coins-let-buy-actual-stuff-island-nation-tuvalu/ (Tuvalu is halfway to Hawaii from Australia)
Star Trek Continues has an engine room set! fb.me/7lnLFYZ9S
Star Trek Continues Ep4 Premiere! Phoenix Comicon! We are excited and thrilled to… fb.me/3AsLNHaQF (A Piece of the Action sequel?)
Smithsonian Enterprise restore: Twirly nacelle lights might be made to work. Last restore, pylons were hollowed out & wiring harness was moved inside. Top of saucer has original paint.
Chris on Twitter: Which do u think has caused the most controversy of not being shown on TOS: a bathroom or the bowling alley?
Filming to begin April 15, 2015.
Bryan Cranston (WW BB) in talks to be the bad guy.
Original TOS phaser prop expected to fetch $60,000 at auction Feb 21. Liveauctioneers.com. $40,000 opening bid. “Midgrade, 1 of 2 surviving” I know there are 2 heroes and 2 or more midgrades and stunt versions. Several nice costumes too.
How Many Lens Flares Are There in J.J. Abrams’ STAR TREK Movies? – Video
Simon Pegg to co-write Trek 3 with Doug Jung
Chris on Twitter: Which Trek series do u think had the best and worst security personnel?
Darrell is watching To Be Takei on Netflix.
Star Trek Continues Launches Kirkstarter 2.0 To Fund New Episodes
What DO those logos mean in the TOS insignias?
Star: Command – like “jason of”
Basketball (or atom / chemical / orbiting objects)
E is for engineering, styled to resemble a bolt
Lights of Zetar – Scotty has a basketball insignia on a red shirt.
RUMOR: Universal Orlando Eyeing ‘Star Trek’-Themed Attraction
CW Would like to be the home of a new Trek Series
Chris on Twitter: Does romance belong in Trek? Are the episodes that deal with personal relationships the weakest?
Star Trek 3’s release date is July 8, 2016.
Roxanne Dawson tweeted: “Star Trek is Paramount’s (and CBS’s) Marvel, and they don’t even know it.”
NCC-1701 model is now at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center where they have a giant x-ray machine for determining fatigue and repairs needed. Infra-red photography has determined the paint is cracking due to shrinkage.
‘Fast & Furious’ Director Justin Lin set as director for ‘Star Trek 3′
Star Trek ice cube tray fun
Chris on Twitter: What are you most tired of seeing on Trek: Transporters malfunction, Holodecks go haywire or time travel mishap?
Bob Orci says a time travel story was never considered.
Paramount wants Trek to be more like Guardians of the Galaxy.
Chris on Twitter: Is there any canon that tells what happened during the last 2 years of the 5 year mission?