How Star Trek's Architects Built the San Francisco of the Future

For architecture nerds, the best part about Star Trek: Into Darkness is undeniably the phantasmagoric depiction of a 23rd-century San Francisco. Towering skyscrapers lined the horizon and flying vehicles weaved between them. It was all so beautiful—until a starship crashed into Earth and wiped out half the city. » 1/09/14 11:20am 1/09/14 11:20am

This Is How Star Trek Into Darkness Should Have Ended

Okay, I have a confession. I didn't watch Star Trek Into Darkness. Not because I don't like lens flares or Trekkies or plot holes but because I'm generally just a terrible person at catching movies while they're in theaters. It's okay though. From the looks of this latest hilarious video on how movies should have ended … » 10/02/13 9:00pm 10/02/13 9:00pm

How Star Trek Into Darkness' Epic Score Came To Life

They hear it through the entire movie, but most theater goers don't pay close attention to one of the most important supporting players in a film: the soundtrack. It's as important for building tension and excitement as the actors' performances, and the Soundworks Collection took a closer look at what went into the… » 5/23/13 8:53am 5/23/13 8:53am

How Much Would It Cost to Build the Starship Enterprise?

So you want to build the Enterprise. Don't we all! Well good news: according to some quick, messy, napkin math, it's possible. Kind of. The bad news? It's going to be stupid expensive. But not unfathomably so! Start scrounging up your space-pennies. » 5/17/13 11:09am 5/17/13 11:09am

Star Trek: Into Darkness Will Have a NASA Ad for Real-Life Starfleet

Star Trek is every thing we hope space travel can be someday. Maybe we could do without all the universe-threatening disasters, but we're all hoping for a warp drive, or a tricorder, or a replicator. Until then, NASA is carrying the fire, and the 30-second NASA trailer that will play before Star Trek: Into Darkness » 3/30/13 10:30am 3/30/13 10:30am

Star Trek Into Darkness International Trailer: Set Your Faces To…

So far J.J. Abrams and the whole Star Trek Into Darkness marketing crew have done a great job at keeping Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch's identity a secret. But the latest international trailer for the film reveals a few more clues that seem to point away from the popular "he's KHAAAAAN!" theory. » 3/21/13 8:24am 3/21/13 8:24am

The New Star Trek Into Darkness Trailer Kicks It Up to Warp Speed

We were able to make a pretty good guess as to the villain of Star Trek Into Darkness after the full-length trailer came out, and although this new teaser doesn't seem to reveal any big secrets of its own, it's damned awesome. This trailer's been showing up attached to Oz: The Great and Powerful and gives us a near… » 3/09/13 1:53pm 3/09/13 1:53pm