‘Star Trek’ and ‘Star Wars’ – The Debate Continues
Aug 30th '18

‘Star Trek’ and ‘Star Wars’ – The Debate Continues

I’m just going to come out and say it…I like Star Trek better than Star Wars, and for three reasons: the physics that root the series in believability, the fact that it actually falls under the science fiction category (unlike Star Wars), and the optimistic message that runs through the Star Trek franchise. To suspend […]

Farewell, Stephen Hawking

Farewell, Stephen Hawking

“Ever since the dawn of civilisation, people have not been content to see events as unconnected and inexplicable. They have craved an understanding of the underlying order in the world. Today we still yearn to know why we are here and where we came from. Humanity’s deepest desire for knowledge is justification enough for our […]

To Boldly Go: Star Trek And Its Place In History

To Boldly Go: Star Trek And Its Place In History

Star Trek: Discovery premiered Sunday, September 24, 2017 to less than stellar reviews. Set a decade before Star Trek: TOS (The Original Series), Discovery follows the exploits of the USS Discovery during the Federation/Klingon Cold War. (For the uninitiated, the Federation is a sort of interstellar United Nations, while the Klingons are, well, the bad […]