Star Trek stamp
LVP99090801 - 08 SEPTEMBER 1999 - LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, USA: Mrs. Gene Roddenberry, wife of the late Gene Roddenberry, the creator of Star Trek, unveils the new Star Trek stamp, September 8, at Star Trek The Experience, in the Las Vegas Hilton, Las Vegas, Nevada. jr/bj/Brian Jones UPI
In a voting campaign to pick names for two of Pluto's smallest moons one clear winner is "Vulcan," proposed by U.S. actor William Shatner of "Star Trek" fame.
CBS is mulling a revival of the U.S. Western TV series "Have Gun, Will Travel," which debuted on the network 55 years ago, The Hollywood Reporter said.
UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012.
Director Nicholas Meyer said he regretted run-ins with "Star Trek" creator Gene Roddenberry over the snarky tone of "Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country."
The ashes of late "Star Trek" luminaries Majel Barrett Roddenberry and Gene Roddenberry are to be launched into space in 2012, the BBC says.
About 300 people, some in "Star Trek" costumes, attended the Los Angeles funeral of Majel Barrett Roddenberry on Sunday, E! News reported.
Joan Winston, who earned fame among "Star Trek" fans by organizing conventions dedicated to the U.S. TV series, has died at the age of 77, her cousin says.
UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008.
The space shuttle Discovery will carry young Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber into space to mark the 30th anniversary of the blockbuster “Star Wars” movie series.
UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 19, 2007.