Episode 177, “Live long and prosper”

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Our insight on Leonard Nimoy.

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Episode 176, “She was a bad spy”

| February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments


Thursday Leonard Nimoy admitted to hospital with severe chest pain.

MTBF = Mean Time Between Failure – how often something has to be replaced.

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: If an alien race came here offering advanced tech, should we refuse it by the principal of the prime directive?

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Episode 175, “Banana Equivalent Dose”

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments


Funko action figures coming soon.

Huge Star Trek auction – propworx:

Actual Star Trek coin currency on island nation of tuvalu: (Tuvalu is halfway to Hawaii from Australia)

Star Trek Continues has an engine room set!

Star Trek Continues Ep4 Premiere! Phoenix Comicon! We are excited and thrilled to… (A Piece of the Action sequel?)

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Episode 174, “Kenny G LaForge”

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments


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.

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Which do u think has caused the most controversy of not being shown on TOS: a bathroom or the bowling alley?

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Episode 173, “Spoonus III”

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments


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. $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.

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Episode 172, “Clown Town”

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments


How Many Lens Flares Are There in J.J. Abrams’ STAR TREK Movies? – Video

Simon Pegg to co-write Trek 3 with Doug Jung

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Which Trek series do u think had the best and worst security personnel?

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Episode 171, “Phaser beam computers”

| January 20, 2015 | 0 Comments


Darrell is watching To Be Takei on Netflix.

Star Trek Continues Launches Kirkstarter 2.0 To Fund New Episodes

Ten Forward:

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.

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Episode 170, “Treknado”

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments


RUMOR: Universal Orlando Eyeing ‘Star Trek’-Themed Attraction

CW Would like to be the home of a new Trek Series

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Does romance belong in Trek? Are the episodes that deal with personal relationships the weakest?

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Episode 169, “Marvel, not Marvel”

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments


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.

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Episode 168, “Plausibabble”

| December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments


‘Fast & Furious’ Director Justin Lin set as director for ‘Star Trek 3′


Star Trek ice cube tray fun

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: What are you most tired of seeing on Trek: Transporters malfunction, Holodecks go haywire or time travel mishap?

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