James T Kirk

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The four member Blue Origin crew (from right) Glen de Vries, Audrey Powers, William Shatner and Chris Boshuizen. Photograph: Blue Origin/AFP via Getty Images

Jeff Bezos’s space company Blue Origin is set to launch William Shatner, the actor known best for his role as Captain James T Kirk in the original Sta(...)

Bob Behnken, a Nasa astronaut, in his spacesuit at SpaceX headquarters. Photograph: SpaceX via AP/NYT

Michael Bay, the director of the 1998 cosmic disaster movie Armageddon, once gave an interview discussing the worst crisis in the making of the film. (...)

We may have to reframe our mental picture of Captain James T Kirk. Thus far, we’ve imagined the human entrusted with carrying our exploratory hopes an(...)

Star Trek: Discovery

Star Trek: Discovery Netflix, September 25th In the 1960s, Star Trek viewers had the swashbuckling Kennedyesque James T Kirk exploring the universe on(...)

JJ Abrams’s cosmically triumphant sequel to his own Star Trek reinvention begins wit(...)

Move over, captains James T Kirk, Jean-Luc Picard and Han Solo. The universe’s most popular space commander at the moment has to be the I(...)