“Space…the final frontier.” It’s hard to believe, but it really has been 50 years since those iconic words were first uttered, 50 years since Captain Kirk commanded the USS Enterprise on its five-year mission to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new forms of life and new civilizations, and to boldly go where no man has gone before. The original show only lasted for three years, but in that short time it gave us moments both comedic
It showed us how to be brave in our duties
and loyal to our friends.
Star Trek has lived on in its various spinoffs and reboots, but nothing will ever quite compare to the (sometimes cheesy) magic of the original Enterprise crew. Their efforts and passion were the reasons the fans never forgot Star Trek and the reasons it will continue to last for another 50 years.