Top Ten Star Trek Techs Made Real

Space.com is running a great feature on ten of the technologies featured in classic Star Trek that have actually come into being today.


(Top Ten Star Trek Tech)

From cell phones to tricorders to universal translators, this interesting series of short features brings these forgotten gems of Star Trek lore out of the Paramount vaults, and onto your screen. Each feature links to fascinating full-length articles on amazing recent scientific developments.

I suppose I should mention at some point that I contributed this material to Space.com...

So take a look and come back and tell me what you think.

Update 06-Mar-2008: Looks like I forgot some Trek Tech - can you think of any others I missed? Click here. End update.

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