No transporter in sight, so little bears have settled in for the 20 hour flight…
For entertainment, Star Trek movies, of course 🙂
Yup, we did! That is, come to Birmingham for the Destination Star Trek Europe convention.
The opening ceremony…
Star Trek has won the Guinness World Record for the Most successful sci-fi television adaptation. The show’s inter-galactic appeal for exploration of the unknown has caused it to be the most successful adaptation since its original airing in 1966.
Star Trek has won the Guinness World Record for the Longest-running space video-game franchise. For this record, Star Trek beats out Disney and even Star Wars. Beginning in 1971 and producing games up until this past January, the evolutionary streak of themed video games is up 45 years – and probably still counting!
Star Trek: 50 Artists. 50 Years. is a global art exhibition commemorating the 50th anniversary of the iconic series. The exhibition features original 2D and 3D artwork by 50 artists from 10 countries who chose various mediums to express their love of Star Trek and inspiration gained from it. Included in the exhibit are illustrations, photographs, sculptures, paintings, graphics, and more by UK & Ireland artists Stanley Chow, Matt Ferguson, Dave Merrill, Don Mumford, Mark Reihill, Paul Oz, Paul Shipper, Des Taylor, Nick Walker and renowned actor and photographer Leonard Nimoy.