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Trekkies might scoff at the obviousness of the Easter eggs scattered throughout “Star Trek Into Darkness.” Oh, please — it’s not like they’re as tricky as cracking the Kobayashi Maru test! But for mainstreamers, a little help might come in handy. Here’s our cheat sheet:
Pay attention to the new Enterprise crew member played by Alice Eve (“She’s Out of My League”). Her character’s name is borrowed from the “Star Trek II” scientist who pioneers the Spock-resurrecting Genesis Effect — and who also happens to be Classic Kirk’s ex-lover and baby mama. In the new movie, she’s got a funny intro in which she comes between Kirk and Spock, literally. Maybe the miffed Vulcan senses where all this is headed.