Brian Cox admits being a 'huge fan' of Star Trek to Patrick Stewart
26 July 2012 Last updated at 19:53 BST
Professor Brian Cox has admitted he is a "huge Star Trek fan" after receiving a honorary degree from actor Sir Patrick Stewart.
The physicist and broadcaster received the degree from Sir Patrick, who is chancellor of the University of Huddersfield, at a ceremony in Greater Manchester.
Professor Cox said it was "an honour to get it from Patrick".