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George Takei Helps Beam $650K to 'Star Trek' Fan Film
'Star Trek: Prelude to Axanar' Federation Starship Drydock
August 27th, 2014
With the backing of none other than Sulu, a fan-made production of a feature-length "Star Trek" film raised more than $650,000 to chronicle one of the U.S.S. Enterprise's adventures.
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'Star Trek: TNG' Producer Seeks Home for Space Movie Memorabilia
Display Version of Bridge Set from Star Trek: The Next Generation
June 13th, 2014
After "Star Trek: The Next Generation" ended 20 years ago, producer Ron Moore got a phone call from Mike Okuda, who worked in the art department on the iconic show. Some props were being thrown out. Did Moore want them?
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Ridley Scott to Bring Andy Weir's 'The Martian' to Life in 2015
The Martian, orange cover
August 14th, 2014
A movie adaptation of the science fiction thriller "The Martian" written by Andy Weir is set to hit the silver screen next year.
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'Star Wars Episode VII' X-Wing Revealed by J.J. Abrams (Video)
X-Wing Starfighter
July 22nd, 2014
"Star Wars Episode VII" director J.J. Abrams is giving fans of the franchise their first look at the new movie's updated X-Wing — a fighter plane flown in the original trilogy — in a new video.
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'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' Warps Into Stores Today
"Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" DVD & Blu-Ray Set
June 10th, 2014
The first season of 'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' hits stores today (June 10), and the newly released set of episodes is packed full of cosmic special features and other surprises.
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Avengers Assemble! NASA Brings Real Space to NYC Marvel Exhibit
arvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. Exhibit Illustration
June 6th, 2014
Whether you're from planet Earth or the planet Asgard, NASA wants you to face (fictional) armies from outer space.
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'Interstellar' Mission Patch Revealed in New Movie Trailer
Matthew McConaughey in 'Interstellar''
August 1st, 2014
The mission of the "Interstellar" spaceship Endurance is clear — space exploration — at least based on its newly-revealed mission patch.
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'Earth to Echo': Could Extraterrestrial Life Be Cute?
'Earth to Echo' Movie Poster
June 27th, 2014
The new film "Earth to Echo" — which follows a group of kids on a journey to help save a small alien robot — might have a bit of extraterrestrial truth at its core, one alien-hunting astronomer says.
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Astronaut's Cloaked Klingon Space Patch: Star Trek-Inspired Emblem Revealed
Swanson's Klingon Artwork for Expedition 40 Crew Patch
June 9th, 2014
In a mirror universe right now, an alternate Steve Swanson is wearing a space patch bearing the logo of the fictional Klingon Empire.
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