We’ve now passed the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing, and all eyes are back on the Moon. NASA is planning to return to the Moon by 2024 with its Artemis mission, the Chinese have put the Moon firmly in their plans for space exploration, and even SpaceX thinks the Moon is the perfect destination to test out the capabilities of its Starship.
But what can you do with the Moon? Refuel spacecraft with resources drawn from the lunar regolith? Mine its helium 3 for your fusion reactors? Build a lunar amusement park?
In fact, the far side of the Moon might make one of the best platforms we have for radio telescopes. One side of the Moon is completely blocked from Earth’s constantly increasing radio traffic, giving it the perfect view to the most sensitive radio signals in the Universe.
Starfleet Command, Space Central, Space Command or Spacefleet Command, was the operating authority of Starfleet, the exploratory, scientific, and military department of United Earth before being integrated into the United Federation of Planets in 2161. The organization’s primary management center was located at Starfleet Headquarters in San Francisco, Earth.
The crew’s of Star Trek’s ships are spoiled when it comes to a choice of food, ever since the days of the NX-01 Enterprise with its on-board Chef, things only got more extravagant with the advent of the food synthesizer in Disocvery/TOS era then full on energy-matter conversion technology by the
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Join as we look at the history of both closed Star Trek Adventure attractions that previously existed at Universal Studios Hollywood and Florida. As part of the Screen Test Home Video Adventure you could enter the world of Star Trek and take home your very own VHS of the experience.
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The Galaxy-class was a Starfleet vessel first introduced in the mid 2360s. It was one of the largest and most powerful Federation starship classes of its time, with many serving in the Dominion War.
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Voyager was stranded in the Delta Quadrant. Alone and without Federation or Starfleet aid and their resources. So how in Q’s name did they manage to carry so many shuttlecraft? They get blown up or crashed so often in the series and the ship keeps producing more. Where are they coming from?
This question has been a fan criticism for years but one that I think isn’t that big of an issue as we’ve seen all the evidence to explain this in canon already. I think… hear me out…
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So about a year ago Quantum Designs AZ created a video to test their ability to create the advanced ablative armor from Star Trek Voyager and threw it on the TOS Enterprise. That first effect was created completely in Blender, but this time now recreated it a lot differently than the first time around. This time using their DSC Enterprise-A, separated more bits and moved everything to Element 3D in After Effects.
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Star Trek Picard Countdown comic continues to amaze us with another update regarding the triumphant return of the USS Enterprise E (or is it F?)! Also, we dive into the discussion surrounding the possibility of Chris Pine and company returning for Star Trek 4, the Kelvin edition!
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This amazing art piece created by artist Quincy Roundtree depicts the USS. Enterprise NCC-1701
from Star Trek as a “Cosmic Silhouette”.
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A look at some of Starfleet’s Early Technology to better understand their place in Star Trek History…
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