Tag: Star Trek

Martians, Star Trek, and Eccentric Pianists in Films

  Do you like reading Science Fiction? This is one of my favorite tales by Robert Heinlein. Heinlein’s human protagonist, Valentine Michael Smith was orphaned by the astronauts of the first expedition to Mars. Raised by Martians, Smith acquires superhuman intelligence and psychic abilities…

A Sideways Look at Star Trek Into Darkness: Simon Pegg

I’m clapping hard for Simon Pegg. He’s the perfect Scotty. I was very pleased to witness the importance of Scotty’s role in Into Darkness. Simon Pegg was the candle in the dark room. That’s why I’m enthusiastic about this reboot of the classic. It…