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Yes, you guessed it, today is May 4th, and it's considered a holiday by Star Wars fans to celebrate Star Wars culture, books and honor the films. It is called Star Wars Day because of the popularity of a common pun spoken on this day. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a video showing why children shouldn't get too close to camels.

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Yes, this has been floating around the internet for quite some time now, but it's been a while since we've seen anything about Tony Alleyne's real-life Star Trek apartment...until today. Just to recap, Alleyne converted his home into an exact replica of the Transporter Control Console. Continue reading for a video and more pictures.

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In Star Trek Into Darkness, the crew of the USS Enterprise find a seemingly unstoppable force which has attacked Starfleet and left Earth in chaos after being called back home. Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the Enterprise are tasked with leading the deadly manhunt to capture the party responsible and settle an old score. Continue reading for a new trailer and more information.

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The official Star Trek Into Darkness international trailer has just been released, and it's packed with new footage. The movie will be released on May 15, 2013, in large format theaters in the USA, two days before its general wide release. It is set to be released on May 17, 2013, in the USA, with other dates internationally. Continue reading for more.

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Canadian artist and illustrator Phil Postma is back at it again, and this time he shows us what happens when Pixar meets the Star Trek universe. For those who don't already know, Star Trek was created by Gene Roddenberry in 1966 with the television series Star Trek later referred to as Star Trek: The Original Series. Continue reading to see more.

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Fans would likely agree that it's tough to pick a clear cut winner in the Star Wars and Star Trek comparison, but after taking a look at the numbers, things become a lot clearer. Let's just say that both franchises have their high points, with one just slightly more so. Continue reading to see more.

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Did you know that the transporter effect in several of the Star Trek television shows was created by stirring glitter in water and then filming it? Later, the actors were merged in with video editing programs. Continue reading to see twelve more interesting tidbits from the Star Trek universe.

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Star Trek fans rejoice! The USS Enterprise has been recreated with Christmas lights. Here's a few interesting facts you may not have known about: as the result of a successful letter writing campaign, NASA named the initial flight-test Space Shuttle Enterprise. In 1994, the real aircraft carrier Enterprise hosted a Star Trek convention, and Star Trek memorabilia can be found throughout the ship. Continue reading for more pictures.

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Here it is, the first teaser trailer for J.J. Abrams Star Trek into Darkness movie, which is slated to hit theaters on May 17, 2013. It has a monster budget of $185-million and is currently being shot in Los Angeles, California. Continue reading for the video and more information.

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Sure, it may sound a bit too robotic, but Microsoft has developed a real-life Star Trek Universal Translator nonetheless. Simply put, the "system works by recognizing a person's words, and then converting the speech into organized sentences - in this case, Chinese. This data is then picked up by speech synthesizing software trained to replicate the speaker's voice and their unique cadence." Continue reading for a video demonstration and more information.

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