If you've seen the new Star Trek Into Darkness, you know two things: 1. John Harrison is not who he says he is, and 2. the sets are seriously drool worthy. So although I won't be boarding the Enterprise any time soon, that doesn't mean I can't borrow some of set design as inspiration to go boldly...well, you know.
The whole "space chic" look is really a big trend right now. From moon rugs to constellation art
, there's something related to space exploration for nearly every room in the house.
When it comes to technology in Star Trek,
it's all about touch screens. If you're a (very) serious and skilled woodworker, you might be able to build some furniture to seamlessly incorporate a tablet or touchscreen ultrabook into your home, like the insanely detailed Next Generation Star Trek Home Theater
showcased at Electronic House
from a few years back: