• Zachery Bernabe

STARTREK 50 anniversary

Star-trek is an American science fiction television and film franchise created by Gene Roddenberry in 1966. According to space.com, it began as a television show only lasting three seasons but later became a legacy lasting decades, leading to four spin off live action shows, a cartoon series, and a dozen films.

The original television series takes place hundreds of years in the future on the spaceship U.S.S Enterprise. The story follows the adventures of the ship's crew as they explore space and "go boldly where no one has gone before." Some of the famous characters from the show were Captain Kirk, played by William Shatner, and Lieutenant Spock, who is of the Vulcan alien race

2016 marks the 50 anniversary of star-trek to commemorate the anniversary there have been several stamps made, conventions,the original series played on television. NASA is also making its impact on star trek with the technology from the franchise being used in the real world from the cell phone to the work of warp drive

There where a lot of quotes used in the franchise that made the franchise expiring,and funny "BEAM ME UP, SCOTTY" "LIVE LONG AND PROSPER" "I'M GIVIN' HER ALL SHE'S GOT, CAPTAIN!" "SET PHASERS TO STUN" these quotes are still being used today that shows how big of a mark that star-trek has left on the world

resurch taken from space.com and imdb.com