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Win A Personalized Starship Model

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

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A new contest offers a unique prize; a starship model with the winner’s own name and registry number choice.

Offered by Star Trek The Official Starships, and Star Trek: Online, the contest is in progress and will run through January 17.

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Trek Fan Turns Basement Into Trek Haven

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

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Canadian Star Trek fan Line Rainville is living her Star Trek dream.

Rainville, a fan of the original series since childhood, decided to recreate part of the Trek world, beginning in her basement.

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January-February Trek Conventions And Appearances

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

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There will be fourteen conventions, shows or appearances in January and February that will feature actors of interest to Star Trek fans. This listing of conventions and shows features actors from all of the televised series and several of the Star Trek movies.

Four shows and conventions will take place in February, beginning with Space City Con, which will be held January 3-5 at the Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa & Convention Center in Galveston, Texas. In attendance at Space City Con will be Julie Caitlin Brown, Joseph Gatt, Bill Mumy, Arne Starr, and Patricia Tallman.

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Priority One Podcast #154

Friday, December 27th, 2013

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A new podcast is available from Priority One Podcast featuring gaming discussion.

In this last podcast of the year from Priority One, the lead designer from the Trexels game gives fans a behind-the-scenes look at the development of the app, and in the rest of the podcast, the discussion turns to Star Trek Online.

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New Star Trek: Renegades Teaser

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

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The second teaser for Star Trek: Renegades has been released.

Directed by Tim Russ, Star Trek: Renegades is the continuing story of Star Trek, set ten years after the return of the USS Voyager.

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Win A Lunch With LeVar Burton

Monday, December 9th, 2013

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A new contest by We-Care.com offers a chance to win a lunch with LeVar Burton.

We-Care allows those shopping online to have a percentage of their purchase given to a charity of their choice. There is no extra cost involved with using We-Care.

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December-January Star Trek Conventions And Appearances

Friday, November 29th, 2013

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There will be six conventions, shows or appearances in December and January that will feature actors of interest to Star Trek fans. This listing of conventions and shows features actors from all of the televised series and several of the Star Trek movies.

December beings with the Steel City Con, which takes place from Dec. 6-8 at the Monroeville Convention Center in Monroeville, Pa. In attendance at the Steel City Con will be George Takei.

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Make It Sew Trek Shirt Design Winner

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

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The winning design for the Her Universe/ThinkGeek “Make it SewStar Trek shirt design contest has been announced.

Jeremy Sniatecki won with his EntHERprise design.

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Sci-Fi Museum To Debut

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

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A new science fiction museum will be opened in Washington, D.C.

Although the sci-fi museum won’t open until 2017, a “preview space” for the museum will open next year.

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Trek People’s Choice Nominees

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

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The People’s Choice Awards nominees have been announced and Star Trek is included in the list of nominees.

The People’s Choice Awards celebrates fan favorites in movies, music and television.

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Klingon Khristmas Sweepstakes

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

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Klingon Trek fans can enter a Klingon Khristmas Sweepstakes to win a Klingon-themed prize package.

Twenty-five lucky winners will be chosen from the entries in the sweepstakes, which runs through November 22.

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Make Your Own Tribble

Friday, October 11th, 2013

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For those Star Trek fans who also like crafting, a new video blog by Geek & Sundry‘s Paul Mason will be of interest.

In the video, Mason shows how to make a Tribble.

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GE’s TrekRabbit

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

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Beginning today, GE is partnering with TaskRabbit to bring a Trek-themed experience to select TaskRabbit customers in New York City and San Francisco.

TaskRabbit users outsource their small jobs, such as grocery shopping or the repair of a clogged sink, to locals in their neighborhood for a fee.

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Voyage Trekkers Season Two Finale

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

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For fans of the online sci-fi comedy Voyage Trekkers, the Season Two finale is now available to view.

Voyage Trekkers, created by Nathan Blackwell and Craig Michael Curtis, is a comedy webseries features the ‘worst starship crew in the Galactic Union.”

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ThinkGeek Make It Sew Contest

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

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A new contest by ThinkGeek offers fans the chance to design a Star Trek shirt and to win five hundred dollars.

The contest runs through October 7, with the winner to be announced on October 14.

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