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10 Reasons Star Trek Technology is Superior to Star Wars

By Matt Heckler Nov 12, 2013

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Technology built for discovery, not for war

Although the Federation has technology for defense purely out of necessity, the majority of the equipment and advancements are developed purely for the sake of scientific exploration and the mutual benefit of humanity and all of its allied races. Technology in Star Wars is overwhelmingly bent towards battle, as even in a relatively poor area like Tatooine, the only tech anyone has is a blaster.

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Matt Heckler

Matt Heckler is a writer, book critic, musician, movie nerd, sci-fi aficionado, and awesome beard haver from Chicago. When he isn't writing for The MindHut, he is drinking tasty beverages and working on his first novel. Follow him on Twitter @androiddreamer!

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