Nerdery, TV

The Enterprise Encounters a Small ’50s-Style Police Box Floating in Space


Rick Kelvington has had a hell of a good idea for a mash-up–classic Trek and modern Doctor who. He also apparently has the time and resources to edit the swell video you see above, “Trek Through Time.” We’ve all heard the arguments about Star Destroyers versus the enterprise and all that, so tell me, nerds–when it’s the Enterprise versus the TARDIS, who wins then? thanks to Kevin for the tip.

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Robert Bricken is one of the original co-founders of the site formerly known as Topless Robot, and its first editor-in-chief, serving from 2008-12. He brought the site to prominence with “nerd news, humor and self-loathing” as its motto, raising it from total internet obscurity to a readership in the millions, with help from his savage “FAQ” movie reviews and Fan Fiction Fridays. Under his tenure Topless Robot was covered by Gawker, Wired, Defamer, New York magazine, ABC News, and others, and his articles have been praised by Roger Ebert, Avengers actor Clark Gregg, comedian and The Daily Show correspondent John Hodgman, the stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Rifftrax, and others. He is currently the managing editor of Despite decades as both an amateur and professional nerd, he continues to be completely unprepared for either the zombie apocalypse or the robot uprising.