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First Contact

Debate Club: Star Trek: First Contact - Classic, or Overrated?
Jan 28, 2014

Conventional wisdom holds that The Next Generation's time-hopping, Borg-infused adventure is one of the better Trek films ... but is that true? Our writers break it down.

Economists worry we'll make first contact in 10 years and won't be ready
Feb 4, 2013

When we think about what could go wrong when we make first contact with an alien race, the first thing that usually comes to mind is total planetary destruction.