Gene Roddenberry

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2011

    Was the Space Shuttle Program a Success?

    ​Each week, Death by Science sends out an all-points bulletin for the latest science and technology news, tracks it down and beats a confession out of it. This week, we wake up, rub the sleep out of our eyes, roll over in bed and ask the Space Shuttle, "So, now what?" (We had sex with the Sp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2011

    "The First Annual Convention of 'Star Trek' Freaks"

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 27, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 4 Scenes By Howard Smith & Sally Helgesen PLASTER CASTS of Leonard Nimoy's head crowded one display table. Life-sized posters of William Shatner striking various heroic poses covered the walls. The air ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2009

    The 20 Most-Read Village Voice Stories of 2009

    Barring a massive surge of readership between now and Thursday night (and with Michael Musto half-naked on this week's cover, anything is possible), we can safely say that the following stories generated the most interest from our readers this year. (And watch out for #3 -- it's definitely Not Safe ... More >>

  • News

    May 27, 2009
  • Film

    May 6, 2009

    J.J. Abrams's Star Trek

    Proof that a franchise can live long and prosper

  • Screens

    November 27, 2007

    Future Shock

    Mass Effect is riveting—and a bit aggravating too.

  • Music

    February 22, 2000
  • News

    June 22, 1999

    Star Struck

    Sci-Fi Conventions Give Actors Eternal Life