Warp Factor Trek

The Star Trek Fan Website

Webmaster of WarpFactorTrek, Dan is an avid Star Trek fan who lives in Aberdeen, Scotland. Also known as “The Scotch Trekker”, Dan has loved Star Trek ever since discovering it in his childhood. He worked as an administrator, for six years, on the encyclopedic Star Trek website Memory Alpha, which involved studying the making of the various series and films. He has been mentioned in the official Star Trek Magazine, has qualified from a Star Trek course run at Glasgow Clyde College, and ran The Scotch Trekker YouTube channel, which regularly featured live interviews with the cast and crew of Star Trek.

Interview with Tara Rosling – Ni’Var President T’Rina

How did you get the job of playing T’Rina on Star Trek: Discovery? My agent called me in the fall of 2019 and told me I had a “self tape”

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Ode to Star Trek Nemesis

Reflecting on the tenth Star Trek feature film “What you leave behind is not what is engraved on stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others.” –

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In the Aftermath of “The Cage”

Analyzing the aftereffects of the first Star Trek pilot The legacy that “The Cage”, Star Trek‘s very first produced episode (and first pilot, specifically) has had, in my opinion, cannot

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Loving Star Trek from Outside America

My very first encounter with Star Trek was finding a VHS tape of the episode “The Defector” which had been left in a video machine my family had bought, for

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Interview with Bonnie Gordon – Star Trek: Prodigy‘s Computer Voice

For Star Trek: Prodigy, what was your casting process like? When I first saw they were auditioning for an animated Star Trek project, I pulled every string I could to

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Warp Factor Trek celebrates Star Trek‘s 55th Anniversary

Fifty-five years.Fifty-five years of Kirk, Spock and McCoy.Fifty-five years of the Enterprise, log entries and multi-colored Starfleet uniforms. Of transporters, phasers and tricorders. Of alien shapeshifters and inquisitive humans. Of

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