Star Trek

Leonard Nimoy and unidentified actress in the television series "Star Trek" (Getty Images / Handout)

6 Classic TV Shows that Also Succeed as Movies

‘Entourage,’ take note: We compiled six TV shows that successfully made the jump from living rooms to big-screen theaters (with the original cast members intact).

06/04/2015

Star Trek's Lt. Worf (CBS/Getty Images)

5 Lessons Republicans (and Democrats) Can Learn From Klingons

They’ve made lots of mistakes in the future, so that you don’t have to make them in the present. What was that sound? Oh, just the space-time continuum ripping.

03/12/2015

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Watch and Learn, Chappie: 10 Robots that Saved the World

These ARE the droids you’re looking for!

03/06/2015

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5 Songs That Leonard Nimoy Sang Like a Boss

His popularity on Star Trek made it possible for Nimoy to record and to perform some very memorable versions of popular songs.

02/27/2015

Leonard Nimoy as Star Trek’s Mr. Spock

‘Live Long and Prosper': Leonard Nimoy Dies at 83

Nimoy boiled his life story down to three sentences: “Born in Boston. Went to Hollywood at 18. 16 years later cast as Spock in Star Trek.”

02/27/2015

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Washington Is 6th-Nerdiest State

You’re not the only person with tickets to that Limited Edition Action Figure auction tonight: an online real estate search site has announced that Washington is the sixth-nerdiest state. Estately analyzed Facebook ‘likes’ from all over the country, […]

04/29/2014

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Politician Resigns In Klingon

Last Thursday, a politician from North Carolina used the Klingon language (from Star Trek) to write his letter of resignation from a town council.

01/07/2014

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Watch Now: Paul McCartney’s Star-Studded ‘Queenie Eye’ Video

The clip for “Queenie Eye” was filmed at Abbey Road Studios earlier this month and sees him recording the track in what he thinks is an empty studio (Studio 2). As the video progresses, hijinks ensue in the form of surprising celebrity cameos including Jude Law, Meryl Streep, Tracy Ullman, Jeremy Irons, Tom Ford, Chris Pine, Alice Eve and–much to the delight of the paparazzi–former paramours Johnny Depp and Kate Moss.

10/24/2013

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Make It So: A ‘Star Trek’ Playlist

It’s the weekend Trekkies have been waiting for since 2009’s cinematic reboot of the enduring sci-fi series. The latest Star Trek flick, Star Trek: Into Darkness, is out now, giving us a perfect excuse to put together a Trek […]

05/17/2013

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