Type Essay
Date 1976-08
Pages 1

Welcome to Starlog!

An introduction to the new magazine, including a why Star Trek was chosen as the subject of the first issue.

Star Trek consistently dealt with serious issues--ethics, politics, sex, technology, war, prejudice, metaphysics--within the framework of heroism and romance, while maintaining a sense of expectation . . . a sense that mankind's destiny is noble and that there is a perfectly good chance of our realizing that potential. The very format of Star Trek was, by deliberate intention, inspiring.

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David Houston Author


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