Trekkie Dating Helps You Love Long and Prosper [VIDEO]

Anita Li

A new dating site helps you find the Kirk to your Spock, matchmaking Trekkies worldwide (unfortunately, galaxy-wide connections are not yet available).

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Called, the site hooks up Star Trek fanatics looking for "like-minded friends, romance and convention dates." It's free to sign up, and users simply fill in their email, username and password to access thousands of profiles, according to the community.

At no cost, the basic service lets members create an account, browse the site, view profiles, send "flirts" and modify their personal profile. There are various pricing options for "premium" memberships, and users can upgrade once they've signed up.

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Aside from its Star Trek theme, Trekkie Dating looks and works like any other typical dating site. But who knows -- you may be able to love long and prosper in a Deanna Troi and William Riker-esque coupling.

This story originally published on Mashable here.