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Check out the pilot for fan series Star Trek: Renegades
Carol Pinchefsky

Fan films are sophisticated enough that they now rival television shows in terms of acting talent and special effects. The most recent fan-tacular Star Trek film, Star Trek: Renegades, which hit YouTube today, is no exception. 

This ambitious university VR project is basically The Matrix built inside a holodeck
Trent Moore

Researchers at the University of Michigan have been tinkering with virtual reality for years, but the makeshift holodeck just got a major upgrade.

Star Trek fan film casts real-life astronaut
Carol Pinchefsky

Samantha Cristoforetti to appear in Star Trek fan film Anaxanar, about Garth of Izar.

William Shatner is captaining the first official Star Trek cruise
Carol Pinchefsky

The first official Star Trek cruise will boldly go to Nassau and Great Stirrup Cay.

Image of the Day: William Shatner reveals this moving Star Trek selfie tribute to Leonard Nimoy
Nathalie Caron

William Shatner unveiled this touching tribute to the late Leonard Nimoy made out of selfies sent by over 6,000 Star Trek fans.

Pocket spectrometer is the Star Trek tricorder you always wanted
Carol Pinchefsky

You, yes you, can have a tricorder ... or an approximation thereof.

Why William Shatner hated Captain Kirk's uniform in Star Trek
Carol Pinchefsky

William Shatner disliked the uniform Captain Kirk wore on Star Trek. Here's why.

Bruce Campbell's Soup is good food—and more!

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Most sought-after Star Trek movie prop about to be auctioned

Heritage Auction Galleries will be auctioning off Shatner's Wrath of Khan Starfleet tunic

25 facts about Star Trek: The Next Generation you might not know
Dany Roth

Today marks the 25th Anniversary of Stark Trek: The Next Generation's pilot, Encounter at Farpoint, premiere. That's 25 years since Picard stared out into the great and infinite vastness of space and said "Let's see what's out there." To celebrate, here's 25 things you might not know about the seminal series.