If you were wondering what Vulcan love is really about, then listen close because Spock's about to lay it all on the line.
Most of Spock's advice might go to Captain Kirk, but he had a little to spare for a young fan who needed to his help.
You'd think that playing Spock would get you some respect. You would be wrong.
If you guys were stunned about last week's shocking American Horror Story reveal concerning Zachary Quinto's character, wait 'til you hear this one. Rumor is, Quinto may not reprise the role of Mr. Spock after Star Trek Into Darkness hits theaters next year.
Seeing Brent Spiner, aka Star Trek: The Next Generation's Data, play a deadpan smart aleck version of Spock is just awesome. And really, really surreal.
Throughout his 81 years, Leonard Nimoy has done a lot of things. Between being a beloved actor for his role as Spock in Star Trek, and dabbling in everything from writing to photography over the years, he is a generally awesome guy. But, he just got even cooler.
In 1975, Leonard Nimoy published his memoir I Am Not Spock, and drew instant ire from many first generation Trekkies who thought he was rejecting his ties to the iconic Vulcan. That was never the point, but these days Nimoy's willing to admit that he probably should have called the book something else.
Remember a few days ago when we showed you that cool pic of Star Trek's Zachary Quinto wearing that weird orange-y space suit while he was being dangled from (most possibly) the nether regions in a harness? Well, we got more of 'em! But this time, our Vulcan boy's touching ground and getting in touch with his emotions.
According to Nichelle Nichols — better known as Lieutenant Uhura, the USS Enterprise's communications officer from the classic Star Trek series — when she first showed up to audition, she read for the role of our favorite Vulcan, Mr. Spock.
Today is April 5, four days too late for April Fool's and 13 days before U.S. taxes are due. But April 5 is just as important as those two dates, because it's the anniversary of First Contact, the day that Vulcans came to planet Earth in 2063 and gave us their high-five. And in honor of the occasion, we're highlighting our favorite Vulcan, Mr. Spock.