Yvonne Craig, the original Batgirl has died. Photograph: Len Trievnor/ Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Actor Yvonne Craig, best known for playing Batgirl in the original 1960s Batman TV series, has died aged 78. Craig also starred in Star Trek as Marta,(...)

Fan of Star Trek? If you always secretly coveted a Starfleet communicator, this Bluetooth device is the ideal kit. It has been recreated from an origi(...)

Affairs of State: Enda Kenny takes a call Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The news dropped like a bombshell this week. “World leaders” were aghast to discover US spies from the National Security Agency (NSA) had been eavesdr(...)

O captain, my captain

It’s not easy being a Trekker in the contemporary age. Sure, technological advances have made certain tasks and random acts of devotion a great(...)

The Air Corps fly over the statue of James Larkin during the 1916 Easter Sunday Commemoration Ceremony at the GPO. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

President Michael D Higgins, Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Lord Mayor of Dublin Naoise Ó Muirí arrived for the 1916 commemoration ceremony yesterday(...)