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Entertainment | Television/Film/Books

George ''Goober'' Lindsey was the first choice to play Spock and our mind is still blown

From gas station worker to science officer? Can you imagine the Mayberry Mind Meld?

Entertainment | Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy... In His Own Words

Leonard Nimoy made an indelible mark on the world as an actor, a filmmaker, a family man, a photographer, a philanthropist and an icon. It's most illogical to even comtemplate that he passed away four years ago today, succumbing to COPD at the age of 83.

Entertainment | Star Trek News

Why The Search for Spock Remains Vital Trek

Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, even three-plus decades after its release, remains a pivotal adventure for Kirk, Spock, McCoy and the rest of the Star Trek: The Original Series crew.

Entertainment | The Original Series

In defense of "Spock's Brain," which is not the worst 'Star Trek' episode

The third season premiere shows up on many Worst of 'Star Trek' lists, but is it really so bad?

Entertainment | Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy stashed Tootsie Pops in his Tricorder

Mr. Spock's candy habits help authenticate classic 'Star Trek' props.

Entertainment | The Original Series

Here's what Spock was originally going to look like on 'Star Trek'

"Wagon Train to the stars." That was famously the basic pitch from Gene Roddenberry when he was explaining his science-fiction series Star Trek. While the voyages of the Enterprise certainly share some narrative similarities with that wandering Western show, the influences behind Star Trek run a little deeper.

Humor | Funny Stuff

Bank of Canada urges ‘Star Trek’ fans to stop ‘Spocking’ their fivers | Dangerous Minds

  Bank of Canada is pleading with Star Trek fans to stop “Spocking” its five dollar bills. Since Leonard Nimoy’s death, Canadian folks have been “Spocking” the hell out of the five dollar bill that features a portrait of Canada’s seventh prim

Science & Technology | Technology

​Unlock the secret Spock emoji in iOS 8.3 - CNET

Apple has added support for a Vulcan salute emoji on iPhones and iPads, but you won't find it on the emoji keyboard.

Entertainment | Leonard Nimoy

The Awesome Favor Leonard Nimoy Once Did For Another Star Trek Cast Member

Leonard Nimoy's Spock character was known for his moral compass on Star Trek and in real life, and he once used his abilities to help out a cast member on the set of the original Star Trek series. Catch the full story after the jump.

Entertainment | Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy's most interesting non-'Trek' TV roles | EW.com

Leonard Nimoy had a long and varied television career, appearing in all manner of procedurals, Westerns, and spy shows in an over 60-year career. While many of his post-Star Trek appearances came with a sort of winking nod to his status as a science-fic

Entertainment | Leonard Nimoy

See How William Shatner Held a Twitter Funeral for Leonard Nimoy | TIME

William Shatner was unable to attend the Sunday funeral of his Star Trek castmate Leonard Nimoy, who died last week, so he paid tribute to his longtime friend by answering Twitter questions about the man behind Mr. Spock.

Entertainment | Leonard Nimoy

Canadians 'Spock' their $5 bills to honor Leonard Nimoy

Canadians dress up their $5 bills to remember Leonard Nimoy, best known for his role as Spock on 'Star Trek.'

Entertainment | Leonard Nimoy

A Family Says Goodbye to Leonard Nimoy – Tablet Magazine

Leonard Nimoy, who died today of chronic pulmonary disease at the age of 83, was almost like a family member to me. For as long as I can remember, his grave visage, sometimes with his pointy ears and sometimes without, festooned my father’s study in pos

Entertainment | Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy left touching final message to fans

Actor Leonard Nimoy, best known for playing Spock in the "Star Trek" series, has died at the age of 83.

Entertainment | Leonard Nimoy

Syfy to air five hours of Leonard Nimoy programming on Sunday | EW.com

In the wake of Leonard Nimoy’s death, stars like William Shatner, to Patrick Stewart, and Spock successor Zachary Quinto have come forward to remember the Star Trek legend. On Sunday, Syfy will pay their tribute to the genre titan with a five-hour progr

News | News

Leonard Nimoy on Spock, Yiddish Theater, and the Vulcan Symbol's Jewish Inspiration

In 2005, Abigail Pogrebin published Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish. The following is an excerpt from the chapter about Leonard Nimoy, the beloved actor best known for portraying Mr. Spock in the Star Trek TV series and films, who d

Entertainment | Television/Film/Books

Spock - Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan

Captain Spock (Leonard Nimoy) gives the ultimate sacrifice for his friends.

Entertainment | Entertain Me

Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 83 - NYTimes.com

In addition to acting, Mr. Nimoy directed films; published poetry, autobiographies and books of photography; and recorded music.

Science & Technology | Trek Merchandise

Book Review: 'These Are the Voyages - The True History of Star Trek: The Original Series, Season Three' by Marc Cushman

For one matter, both Gene Roddenberry and producer Robert Justman gave Cushman access to a treasure trove of original studio archives including staff memos, contracts, schedules, budgets, and network correspondence no one else has had access to. Over the