"Star Trek Turns 43"
It was 43 years ago -- yesterday -- when Star Trek was born. September 8, 1966 was when it aired its first episode on NBC. And since that time, Star Trek has been through a lot of ups and downs... but it still managed to become an important cultural icon.
TrekMovie.com took a trip down memory lane, counting the years since Star Trek was new. Feel free to stop on over, and read the article
. See how Star Trek evolved and changed. Major events are illustrated with an image or video. Enjoy!