James Doohan

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Name: James Doohan
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

James Doohan’s advice was taken to heart

I was very touched to hear the story of former Sarnia resident James Doohan talk about how he got involved when a fan wrote him about wanting to end her life… and not only did she not take her life, but she went on to earn a Master’s degree in Electrical ... [Published Sarnia Observer - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

'Star Trek:' George Takei's favorite drinking buddy was James Doohan

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Star Trek actor and social media guru George Takei said James Doohan was his favorite drinking buddy from his days on the hit science fiction series.Takei, who played Sulu on the series, told Parade he enjoyed tossing back ... [Published UPI - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Launch cremated remains into space

A company known as Celestis offers a memorial service in which the cremated remains of loved ones can be launched into space . This is known as a memorial space flight. Though it may sound a bit gruesome to launch cremated remains into space it's actually ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Cinema Canadiana

Our national cinema is a bit of a quandary, isn’t it? Who’s with me on this? If Canada is a country of wide spaces, many languages, different races and a handful of time zones then the movies that help define who we are as Canadians must themselves be ... [Published St. Albert Gazette - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Nerd true to roots

Everything Curtis Armstrong learned about being a nerd, he learned in Metro Detroit.“I was a total nerd on a lot of levels,” said the book-loving Berkley High School and Oakland University graduate, who got his big break as Dudley “Booger” Dawson in “Revenge ... [Published Detroit News - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Simon Pegg ‘Nerds Out’ Over Roberto Orci Directing Next ‘Star Trek’ Film

Simon Pegg has said that Roberto Orci taking over directing duties (as reported by Variety last May) on the new Star Trek film from JJ Abrams “makes perfect sense.”Before the news broke that Roberto Orci would be directing the latest film version of the ... [Published Inquisitr - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Death in the digital age

Death is big business.With more than half a million people in the UK dying each year, the funeral industry makes about £2bn in annual revenues, according to market research company Ibis World.Nearly 1,500 businesses employ 20,105 people, and industry ... [Published BBC - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 2 reports

Here’s What’s New On Netflix (Sweep The Leg)

[ Technology ]As you know, content comes and goes on Netflix. Each week, we’re bringing you a list of titles that you’ll be able to stream in the U.S. in the coming days. As always, dates are subject to change.We skipped last week (sorry, I was on vacation), ... [Published WebProNews - Jun 30 2014]
First reported May 15 2014 - Updated May 15 2014 - 1 reports

A Japanese company plans to fly its soft drink to the moon in 2015

So, a Japanese corporation will put a soft drink on the moon. Is this a final frontier in crassly commercial space exploitation? Well, actually, it’s not new. Companies have used space for marketing stunts long before the oddly named Pocari Sweat (yes, ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 15 2014]
First reported Apr 28 2014 - Updated Apr 29 2014 - 2 reports

NASA loves William Shatner so much they gave him an award

1986: "'Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home," (left to Right) Leonard Nimoy, (Spock), DeForest Kelley (McCoy), George Takei (Sulu), Nichelle Nichols (Uhura), James Doohan (Scotty) and William Shatner (Kirk) / Photo By Bruce Birmelin/Paramount Pictures William ... [Published Faster Forward - Apr 28 2014]

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James Doohan’s advice was taken to heart [Published Sarnia Observer - Aug 29 2014]
'Star Trek:' George Takei's favorite drinking b... [Published UPI - Aug 24 2014]
Launch cremated remains into space [Published Examiner.com - Aug 19 2014]
Cinema Canadiana [Published St. Albert Gazette - Aug 16 2014]
Nerd true to roots [Published Detroit News - Aug 12 2014]
Simon Pegg ‘Nerds Out’ Over Roberto Orci Direct... [Published Inquisitr - Aug 11 2014]
Death in the digital age [Published BBC - Aug 05 2014]
Here’s What’s New On Netflix (Sweep The Leg) [Published WebProNews - Jun 30 2014]
Here’s What’s New On Netflix (Sweep The Leg) [Published WebProNews Feed - Jun 30 2014]
A Japanese company plans to fly its soft drink ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 15 2014]
NASA loves William Shatner so much they gave hi... [Published Faster Forward - Apr 28 2014]
NASA loves William Shatner so much they gave hi... [Published Post Tech - Apr 28 2014]
A History of Curious Artifacts Sent Into Space [Published Universe Today - Feb 06 2014]
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A Japanese company plans to fly its soft drink ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 15 2014]
So, a Japanese corporation will put a soft drink on the moon. Is this a final frontier in crassly commercial space exploitation? Well, actually, it’s not new. Companies have used space for marketing stunts long before the oddly named Pocari Sweat (yes, ...
NASA loves William Shatner so much they gave hi... [Published Faster Forward - Apr 28 2014]
1986: "'Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home," (left to Right) Leonard Nimoy, (Spock), DeForest Kelley (McCoy), George Takei (Sulu), Nichelle Nichols (Uhura), James Doohan (Scotty) and William Shatner (Kirk) / Photo By Bruce Birmelin/Paramount Pictures William ...
NASA loves William Shatner so much they gave hi... [Published Post Tech - Apr 28 2014]
1986: "'Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home," (left to Right) Leonard Nimoy, (Spock), DeForest Kelley (McCoy), George Takei (Sulu), Nichelle Nichols (Uhura), James Doohan (Scotty) and William Shatner (Kirk) / Photo By Bruce Birmelin/Paramount Pictures William ...
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