Star Trek

Views My Own

Making Friends Is Tough After You Leave a Cult

How Seven of Nine from ‘Star Trek Voyager’ spoke to my social dilemma.
Star Spider
3.26.19
Objects in Space

'Objects in Space' Knows the Future Sucks, But Makes the Best of It

The final frontier may not be the most exciting place. But that's ok.
Danielle Riendeau
3.5.19
entertainment

LeVar Burton Has a Message for Nonreaders Like Donald Trump

We talked to the famed 'Star Trek' actor about his past, present, and future.
Noel Ransome
10.26.18
cooking

Why Trekkies Are So Obsessed with Making a Disgusting Klingon Dish Called Gagh

The fictional alien worm recipe is not easy to replicate on Earth—but 'Star Trek' fans keep trying, anyway.
Mark Hay
9.25.18
vulcan

Scientists Find 'Super-Earth' In Star System From 'Star Trek'

Like Spock's home world Vulcan, this newly discovered exoplanet orbits the 40 Eridani triple star system.
Becky Ferreira
9.20.18
hEALTH tech

These Plasma Patches Could Replace Antibiotics to Treat Chronic Wounds

The German company Coldplasmatech is using the weirdest state of matter to fight superbugs and accelerate healing.
Becky Ferreira
6.6.18
motherboard

Bidding on This Rare Version of the Star Trek Enterprise Starts at $40,000

The design was created for “Star Trek: Planet of the Titans,” a film that was never made. It was later used in an episode of “Star Trek: The Next Generation.”
Kaleigh Rogers
5.30.18
life finds a way

A Brief History of Dinosaurs in Space

From 'Star Trek' to 'Dinosaucers,' exodinosaurs have held a mirror to humanity's hopes and anxieties.
Becky Ferreira
5.29.18
Listen

What's Your Favorite Android of All Time?

We go in deep on sci-fi in today's Waypoint Radio.
Danielle Riendeau
5.25.18
Science

This Neurologist Found Out What Happens to Our Brains When We Die

Only to realize 'Star Trek' had already explained the process in a 1988 episode.
Yannah Alfering
4.24.18
tv

LGBTQ People Told Us Which Movie and TV Characters Are Secretly Queer

"There was a whole club of us that wanted to be Jasmine but specifically after she was captured by Jafar. Like, when she was trying to seduce him in that outfit and talking about his little beard."
Micheal Foulk
3.7.18
checkmate

The Story of 'Hyperchess,' a 3D Chess Game Inspired by Star Trek

Max Chappell spent a lifetime developing an outlandish 3D chess game and selling it at Star Trek conventions.
Jason Johnson
1.19.18
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