Scotty hits the bottle in a brand new Star Trek 2 featurette

How has Scotty been keeping himself busy since the last Trek movie? With whisky, of course. Simon Pegg brings out the booze for the return of Montgomery Scott, in this exclusive new featurette about the world's greatest starship engineer, and what he gets up to in Star Trek Into Darkness. » 4/30/13 5:09pm 4/30/13 5:09pm

James Doohan's Son Speaks Up Poignantly About Failed SpaceX Rocket…

As you know by now, SpaceX's most recent rocket launch attempt failed » 8/05/08 6:15am 8/05/08 6:15am early in its flight, destroying the vehicle and sending its satellite payload and the ashes of James Doohan—Star Trek's original Scotty— into the ocean. It's just what happens sometimes with space technology: there's so much complexity, so much…

Update: Exploding Falcon 1 Rocket Scattered Scotty's Ashes All Over the…

Holy shit, the Space X guys just scattered Scotty's ashes all over the Pacific Ocean. As in, "beam me up, Scotty" actor James Doohan. From Star Trek the Original Series! Turns out Scotty-er, Doohan-was one of the 208 people whose ashes were placed on board the Falcon 1 rocket by Celestis, Inc., a company that arranges… » 8/03/08 4:15pm 8/03/08 4:15pm