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Star Trek: The Exhibition Heads North

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

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Good news for fans of Star Trek: The Exhibition living in Minnesota; the attraction is headed your way.

Star Trek: The Exhibition will arrive at the Mall of America and will remain there for six months.

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Win A Personalized Starship Model

Monday, May 5th, 2014

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Star Trek: The Official Starship Collection is offering a neat prize for Trek fans; one of their starship models personalized with the name of the winner!

Four lucky fans will win the personalized starship models.

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Starship Exeter Completes Second Episode

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

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The final act of Starship Exeter‘s second episode, The Tressaurian Intersection, has debuted online.

Filming on The Tressaurian Intersection began ten years ago, and fans have had to wait until now for the final act of the episode.

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Star Trek: Horizon Film

Monday, April 14th, 2014

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A new feature-length fan film will be set in the world of Star Trek: Enterprise, after the fourth season of the prematurely-cancelled series.

In Star Trek: Horizon, “the Coalition of Planets, a young alliance of worlds led by Earth, is at war with the Romulan Empire,” and “forms an alliance with T’mar, a Romulan deserter, in the hopes that she can provide valuable intelligence on her former masters.”

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Star Trek: The Continuing Mission Returns

Friday, April 4th, 2014

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After a two-and-a-half-year hiatus, the fan production Star Trek: The Continuing Mission is returning with a new episode.

The eighth episode of the series, Cathedral in the Void, will debut next month.

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Guess What Day It is!

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

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No, it’s not Wednesday (sorry, Mr. Hump Day Camel), nor is it a “good day to die,” but it’s the day when the tricksters and pranksters come out to play and a few online items are of note to Star Trek fans.

ThinkGeek has come up with two entries in the “don’t we wish they existed” category for April Fools’ Day.

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April-May 2014 Trek Conventions And Appearances

Monday, March 31st, 2014

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There will be twenty-eight conventions, shows or appearances in April and May 2014 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.

April begins with Supanova Gold Coast, which will take place April 4-6 at the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre in Gold Coast, Australia. In attendance at Supanova will be Gary Lockwood.

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Warp Speed: The Sci Fi Parody To Go Off-Broadway

Friday, March 14th, 2014

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Warp Speed: The Sci Fi Parody will go off-Broadway once it finishes its Midtown International Theater Festival appearance this summer.

“Audience response has been so staggering”, said Executive Producer Benjamin Simpson, “that we are considering moving the show sooner than expected.”

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Shatner: Twitter Quitter

Friday, March 14th, 2014

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William Shatner surprised his Twitter following recently by announcing his departure from the social network.

But then, the next day, he changed his mind, and returned to his 1.8 million followers.

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NuTrek Actor Convention Appearances

Monday, March 10th, 2014

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Fans of the last two Star Trek movies are seeing some of the actors from the movies beginning to appear at various conventions.

From now through the end of the year, here is a listing of the conventions where fans can find the actors.

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Trek Pancakes

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

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Yesterday was Shrove Tuesday (also known as Pancake Tuesday) and the crew of the USS Enterprise was temporarily immortalized on the tasty breakfast treat.

Christians often observe Shrove Tuesday by eating pancakes, which is a way to use up ingredients that would not be used during the forty day fasting season of Lent, which begins the day after Shrove Tuesday.

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March-April 2014 Trek Conventions And Appearances

Friday, February 28th, 2014

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There will be twenty-one conventions, shows or appearances in March and April 2014 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.

March begins with the Cardiff Film & Comic Con, which will take place March 1-2 at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales. Star Trek VI‘s David Warner (Chancellor Gorkon) will be at the Cardiff Film & Comic Con.

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Paramount Park Murcia

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

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A new park to open in Alhama de Murcia, Spain late next year will be of interest to Star Trek fans.

The park, Paramount Park Murcia, will feature several Trek-themed rides.

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Star Trek Continues: Lolani

Monday, February 10th, 2014

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The second episode of Star Trek Continues was released this weekend.

In the episode, titled Lolani, “A survivor from a distressed Tellarite vessel pulls Captain Kirk and his crew into a moral quandary over her sovereignty.”

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February-March 2014 Trek Conventions And Appearances

Friday, January 31st, 2014

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There will be twenty-two conventions, shows or appearances in February and March 2014 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.

Ten conventions and appearances will take place in February, starting off with
Oz Trek 10, which takes place on February 1 at the Sebel Surry Hills in Sydney, Australia. Robert Duncan McNeill and Diana Muldaur will be in attendance at Oz Trek 10.

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