Star Trek

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.

Watch vintage 1986 Leonard Nimoy interview for Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
Trent Moore

We’re all still reeling from the death of sci-fi legend Leonard Nimoy, so what better way to say goodbye than by listening to the man himself talk classic Star Trek?


Rumor of the Day: Chris Pine wanted for major DC role
Don Kaye

Once Chris Pine hangs up his captain's uniform and disembarks from the Enterprise, another huge franchise could be waiting for him.

Star Trek producer Harve Bennett is dead
Carol Pinchefsky

Another punch in the childhood for classic Star Trek/cheesy '70s television fans.

See the finished Star Trek Online memorial to the late Leonard Nimoy
Matthew Jackson

Check out the memorial to Leonard Nimoy and his character, Spock, that now has a permanent place in the Star Trek world.

Zachary Quinto talks why Leonard Nimoy was a "father figure" to him
Dany Roth

Hear the emotional story of how learning how to be Spock from Leonard Nimoy turned into so much more for Zachary Quinto.

Leonard Nimoy: Famous friends and fans react
Aaron Sagers

From colleagues to well-known nerds to an astronaut and even the president, we collect thoughts and remembrances of Nimoy.

Canadian Trekkies graffiti their $5 bills into Spock in honor of Leonard Nimoy
Trent Moore

In case you didn’t know, former Canadian Prime Minister Sir Wilfrid Laurier has a passing resemblance to Spock. So after Leonard Nimoy passed away, Canadian Trekkies got creative.

Blastr POV: What's your favorite Leonard Nimoy memory?
Blastr Staff

Our staff pour out a Tranya for a sci-fi legend and share their favorite moments from a well-lived life.

Leonard Nimoy passes away at the age of 83
Nathalie Caron

A beloved actor and sci-fi icon has departed for the next frontier.