Star Trek-themed show at the Mall of America. The exhibition opened about a week ago, and features a variety of memorabilia from the television shows and movie franchises. Folks who always wanted to know what it felt like for Captain Kirk to command his ship will be able to sit in a reproduction of his U.S.S. Enterprise chair. Other items on display include models, props, costumes, sets, and other pieces covering 40 years of production. There will be fun facts and trivia, as well as kiosks exploring the very real science behind the world of Star Trek. The show is both geek- and kid-friendly. Be sure to bring a camera, as there will be plenty of photo ops for visitors as they explore. The show is located in the EMS Exhibit Center in the southeast corner of level three.
May has been a spectacularly geeky month in the Twin Cities, with Wizard World Comic Con, Free Comic Book Day, SpringCon, and a sci-fi burlesque night from Toil & Trouble. Now, there's a