Eric Pesola

Eric W. Pesola is a Heavy contributor writing about the Star Trek Universe. He’s also written for,, Trek.Report, and many other Virginia-based publications.
  • A Round-up of All the New ‘Star Trek’ Coming in 2022

    We've put together a road map of all new ‘Star Trek’ fans can expect to see throughout 2022. This includes Prodigy, Discovery, Picard, and Strange New Worlds.

  • ‘Strange New Worlds’ Premiere Date Finally Released

  • ‘Star Trek’ Star Counsels Fandom on ‘Discovery’ Mid-Season Break

  • How Does the New Borg Queen Fit Into ‘Star Trek: Picard?’

  • The Fan Push to Get Star Trek’s Captain Sisko a Statue in New Orleans 

  • ‘Star Trek: Prodigy’ & the Secret Homage to Homer Simpson

    The animated “Star Trek” show, “Prodigy” continues to create fun episodes which entertain on a number of levels. Even Homer Simpson would agree.

  • Star Trek: Enterprise’s John Billingsley on Dr. Phlox and Fundraising

  • When Patrick Stewart used to Sell Cars for GM

  • The Needs of the Many: Trek Stars Unite for a Great Cause

  • How Did ‘Prodigy’ Bring Back so Many Classic ‘Star Trek’ Characters?

  • Did ‘The Book of Boba Fett’ Borrow a Weapon From ‘Star Trek’?

    The worlds of “Star Trek” and “Star Wars” are galaxies apart, with very little in common. However, one fans says there's a Trek weapon in use on “Boba Fett.”

  • The Episode of ‘Star Trek: Prodigy’ That Must Be Watched by Trekkies in All Quadrants

  • William Shatner Starts 2022 Right Where He Ended 2021

  • PREDICTION: The AI on ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Will Get an Android Body

  • Is the ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Feline ‘Grudge Cat’ More Than She Seems?

  • Where Are the Klingons on ‘Star Trek: Discovery?’

  • ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Story Taking a ‘Terminator’ Turn

  • The Real Gene Roddenberry: A ‘Star Trek’ Journalist Shares How ‘the Creator’ Helped Start His Career

  • The Time William Shatner Saved ‘Star Trek III’

  • New ‘Discovery’ Character Is the Tony Stark of ‘Star Trek’

    The new character, Ruon Tarka, looks and acts a whole lot like Tony Stark, aka ‘Iron Man.’ Is Tarka the Tony Stark of the ‘Star Trek Universe?’

  • Why ‘All Good Things…’ Could Be the Unofficial ‘Star Trek’ Christmas Special

  • For the Love of ‘Star Trek’: Couples United From the Franchise

  • Breaking Down the Latest Episode of ‘Star Trek: Discovery’: ‘Stormy Weather’

  • Why William Shatner Objected to the Script of ‘Wrath of Khan’

  • When ‘Star Trek’ Was Like ‘The Matrix’

    In a way, “Star Trek” is like the godfather of all modern sci fi. Even “The Matrix” owes a debt to Trek. Presented are a few “Matrix-like” stories from Trek.

  • Last-Minute Gift Guide for the ‘Star Trek’ Fan in Your Life

  • Who – or What – Is This New Crew Member on ‘Star Trek: Discovery?’

  • The Latest Episode of ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Is the Most Old School Trek yet 

  • Will Anson Mount Recite That Iconic ‘Star Trek’ Phrase?

  • Will Tilly Be the Main Character on the New ‘Starfleet Academy’ Show?

    Mary Wiseman’s character on “Star Trek: Discovery” has undergone quite a few changes on her way from Cadet to Lieutenant. Will there be more changes?