The model of the USS Enterprise, in the Smithsonian's collection since 1974, is getting restored and given a more prominent spot in the National Air and Space Museum.
Few alien species are capable of killing you with cuteness, but the Smithsonian may be getting in deep with an April Fools' experimental breeding program for tribbles.
On the 46th anniversary of humanity's first steps on the moon, Kickstarter and the Smithsonian team up to save -- and display -- a vital piece of space history.
Technically Incorrect: Citing safety concerns, the Smithsonian goes draconian on the world's latest essential gadget.
Star Trek showcased futuristic tech fans could only dream about. A new special will explore the impact of those far out ideas.
Ask Scotty to beam you up, or just chat with friendly lifeforms, with this impressive Star Trek: TOS Bluetooth Communicator from The Wand Company and ThinkGeek.
Barbie jumps back into the Star Trek universe for a series of 50th anniversary dolls of Kirk, Spock and Uhura.
Turn your summer vacation into a thrilling space adventure when you dress yourself in "Next Generation" swimwear.
Technically Incorrect: George Zimmerman, who was acquitted of the black teen's death, called his gun a "piece of American history" and had offered it for a $5,000 minimum bid.
Move over, T. rex. There's a new dino in town and he sports a beak, a shell and a dedication to the slow-food movement.