It's not that Star Trek is predicting the future. It's that everyone who made those devices were geeks who grew up on the show and based their designs on it. "Star Trek says it's possible? LET'S MAKE IT POSSIBLE! FOR SCIENCE!"
star wars vs. star trek They forgot to put that somehow, the red-shirt manages to get off one final shot, shooting the Stormtrooper in the faceplate, thus killing him instantly. They die alone; yet are a mere 3 feet apart.