Watch People Get Pranked into Thinking Star Trek Teleportation Is Real

Teleportation is perhaps the dreamiest sci-fi invention ever imagined so it's no surprise that when a Star Trek-style Transporter pops up in a middle of a mall and promises real life teleportation, a crowd forms to ooh and ahh and secretly hope that it's real (no matter how unreal it is). Illusionist Scott Penrose… » 9/11/13 9:06pm 9/11/13 9:06pm

Watch Christmas Lights Recreate Star Trek's Beam Me Up Scotty Effect

Even non-Star Trek fans have dreamed about teleporting away to space by just saying Beam Me Up, Scotty. And though it's unlikely to ever happen in our lifetimes (prove me wrong smart people!), the special effects maestro Shanks FX has cooked up a slick way to recreate the Star Trek teleportation effect with Christmas… » 6/13/13 11:00pm 6/13/13 11:00pm

Question of the Day: Which Star Trek Technology Would You Like to See…

We have all seen the futuristic sci fi movies and TV shows with their fancy technology, and the question we all ask ourselves at one point or another is "when are we going to get some of that?" Unfortunately, the answer is "not very soon" when it comes to most of the choices listed below. So the question is: which… » 3/04/08 5:10pm 3/04/08 5:10pm