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. Twitter: @epesola
  • FAN THEORY: Does 4K Release of “Star Trek V” Prove That Shatner’s Rockmen Were in the Movie?

    Thanks to the technical achievement of remastering “Star Trek V” as a 4K Blu-ray release may have unearthed a hidden gem. Did William Shatner sneak in a Rockman?

  • Alliance Between ‘Star Trek: Online’ Video and ‘Star Trek Adventures’ Roleplaying Games Allows Fans to Boldly Go

  • In 1966, What Did Folks Think of That New Show, ‘Star Trek?’

  • Watch this EXCLUSIVE clip from ‘Star Trek: Lower Decks’ episode ‘Mining The Mind’s Mines’

  • Bill Krause: The Model Maker for the “Star Trek Universe”

  • Other Wraths: Characters and Plots Which Could Have Been in ‘Star Trek II’

    As Nick Meyer said, executive producer Harve Bennett saved “Star Trek” with Khan. But there were many other characters who could have battled Kirk as well…

  • Star Trek’s Boimler Borrows Tactics From ‘Seinfeld’ and Schwarzenegger

  • A Star’s Trek: Anson Mount’s move from ‘Strange New Worlds’ to ‘MK Ultra’

  • Why ‘House of the Dragon’ Could Serve as a Model for ‘Star Trek’

  • Behind the Scenes With Artist J.K. Woodward and the “Next Generation” Mirror Universe

  • William Shatner Fires Back at Fan’s Claims on Twitter

    For William Shatner, new news is the norm. Whether he’s in space, in the movies, or working on a new book, he’s making headlines. Even his Twitter use can be exciting…

  • New Video Claims That Males Are ‘Redshirts’ on New ‘Star Trek’

  • William Shatner Takes on Elon Musk in Hilarious New Video

  • Behind the Scenes at Leonard Nimoy and John De Lancie’s Audio Production Company

  • FAN QUESTION: Could Kirk, McCoy, and Spock defeat the ‘Predator?’

  • The Interesting Crossover Between the Worlds of “DUNE” and “Star Trek”

  • Is Boimler From “Star Trek” the Same Character as Hughie From “The Boys?”

  • Deleted Scene Reveals Sizzle Between Nichelle Nichols’ Uhura and Mr. Spock

  • The Original Inspiration for Mr. Data Wasn’t Spock — It Was Another Android

  • Fans Wonder What the New “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” Will Look Like — But We Already Know

    “Star Trek” boss Alex Kurtzman revealed at SDCC that he has been talking about “Deep Space Nine” flew under the radar. Here are some ideas on how DS9 could return.

  • Nichelle Nichols, Uhura From ‘Star Trek,’ Dead at 89

  • ‘Star Trek’ Fans: Please Do Not Spoil ‘NOPE’ for Everyone Else

  • ‘Star Trek’ Star Melissa Navia Comments on Twitter, Hair & Her Defense of LBGTQ People

  • WATCH: Unpacking the Secrets From the ‘Star Trek: Picard’ Season 3 Trailer

  • Is Shatner Right? Is Roddenberry ‘Turning In His Grave’ Over New ‘Star Trek’?

    Pop culture icon William Shatner shook up the “Star Trek” fan universe again. This time, Captain Kirk said that Trek’s creator would not like “NuTrek.” But is Shatner correct?

  • Petition Aims to Replace Alex Kurtzman With Seth MacFarlane as Executive Producer of All Things “Star Trek”

  • How Denise Crosby Talked Her Way Back Onto “Star Trek: The Next Generation”

  • Which Classic Villains Will Return for “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds” Season 2?

  • What to Watch Until August 25 When ‘Star Trek’ Returns

  • New Project Puts “Star Trek: The Next Generation” Characters in Ancient Egypt

    “Star Trek” is set in the far future. But one artist has taken it upon himself to imagine what it would have been like if Picard had been Pharaoh, instead of Ramesses II.