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2009-09-07 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8: "STAR TREK" PREMIERE Profile America -- Tuesday, September 8th. A popular cultural phenomenon began this week 43 years ago -- as millions of American television viewers began a journey to "Where no man has gone before." "Star Trek" introduced Captain James T. Kirk, Mister...

2006-07-14 05:17:14

LONDON (Reuters) - A British fan of the cult TV show "Star Trek" has boldly gone where no man has gone before and created a giant maize maze dedicated to the program. Trekkie Tom Pearcy used satellite technology to help him cut the maze in the corn field at his farm near York, northern England, to celebrate 40 years since the show's first episode. The maze, whose design includes images of character Mr Spock and the USS Enterprise spaceship, used 1.5 million maize plants and claims to...

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