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Why Vulcan (Alberta, Canada) wants to build its very own, fully functioning USS Enterprise
Nathalie Caron

The citizens of Vulcan in Alberta, Canada, want to boldly go where no one has gone before by building their very own, fully functional U.S.S. Enterprise.

Star Trek Online scores a certain Vulcan to appear in its latest episode
Dany Roth

Not too long ago, the online Trek game managed to snag Michael Dorn to play Worf, and now they've done it again with another classic character.

Astronomers diss Trekkies, refuse to call 1 of Pluto's moons Vulcan
Matthew Jackson

Despite overwhelming public support, one of Pluto's recently discovered moons will not bear a Star Trek-inspired name.

Trekkies rejoice! One of Pluto's moons could be named after Vulcan!
Matthew Jackson

Star Trek fans seem to be making their voice heard in a contest to name one of Pluto's recently discovered moons.

Astronomer: 6 reasons why aliens would NEVER invade Earth

Phil Plait is an astronomer and major sci-fi geek. He writes the Bad Astronomy Blog for Discover Magazine and is also the host of the Discovery Channel's science show "Phil Plait's Bad Universe." You can follow him on Twitter at @BadAstronomer. Trailers for the movie Battleship are hitting the web, and it certainly looks fun. On routine war game maneuvers, a Navy fleet stumbles on an alien spaceship. Hijinks, as you might expect, ensue with Michael-Bay-like enthusiasm, with swarming alien battle tech, explosions and mayhem. Trailers for the movie Battleship are hitting the web, and it certainly looks fun. On routine war game maneuvers, a Navy fleet stumbles on an alien spaceship. Hijinks, as you might expect, ensue with Michael-Bay-like enthusiasm, with swarming alien battle tech, explosions, and mayhem.

See Leonard Nimoy visit the real Vulcan!

The original Spock was on hand last Friday when Vulcan, Canada, became the official Star Trek capital.

Rapper says politician used Vulcan grip on him in airplane fight

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is accused of trying to Vulcan nerve pinch an unruly rapper.

Trek's Leonard Nimoy speaks up for Vulcan—Canada, that is

Star Trek star Leonard Nimoy speaks up for Vulcan, Alberta, which wants a premiere.