S.T.A.R. Labs

S.T.A.R. Labs

Name: S.T.A.R. Labs

Other Names: STAR Labs; The Scientific and Technological Advanced Research Laboratories

Classification: supporting characters supporting characters   group group   scientists scientists  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: Superman (vol. 1) #246 (Dec. 1971): "Danger--Monster at Work!"

Creators: Len Wein, Curt Swan, Murphy Anderson

Number of Appearances: 98

   Comic Book Appearances: 83

   TV, Film Appearances: 15

Ally: Teen Titans

Ally: Superman

Type of Organization/Group: science lab

Number of group members listed below: 23

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Pub. #
Doctor Frederic Asher supporting character scientist
 indeterminate  [director of S.T.A.R. Labs: High-Energy Research Complex] DC 1
Atomic Knight Atomic Knight (Gardner Grayle) hero
  Atomic Knights; Forgotten Heroes...  DC 42
Sarah Charles Sarah Charles supporting character scientist
  [Cyborg's former long-time girlfriend] DC 15
Doctor Light Doctor Light (Kimiyo Hoshi) hero scientist
CBR Scale: S Buddhist
Asian; The Doom Patrol...  DC 134
Gizmo Gizmo (Mikron O'Jeneus) villain
  Fearsome Five DC 18
Lawrence Hawthorne supporting character
 indeterminate  [1st app: JSA vs. Kobra #2 (Sep. 2009)] DC 1
Dr. Chelsea Hoover supporting character scientist
 prob. indeterminate  [treated Thunder after Shimmer filled her lungs with water] DC 1
Dr. Emory Hunt supporting character scientist
  [1st app: Justice League (vol. 1) #1 (May 1987)] DC 1
Joe supporting character
  [asked his friend Tyler Kemp if he felt okay] DC 1
Tyler Kemp villain
CBR Scale: M Kobra
The Kobra Cult DC 1
Dr. Bernard Klein Dr. Bernard Klein supporting character scientist
  [1st app: Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman - Season 3, Episode 6 (5 Nov. 1995)] Warner Brothers 16
Jenet Klyburn Jenet Klyburn supporting character scientist
  [chief scientist at Metropolis S.T.A.R. Labs branch] DC 31
Koko Koko supporting character
CBR Scale: D N.A.
[white lab test monkey; freed by Legion]
DC 25
Minute-Man Minute-Man (Jack Weston) hero
  [1st app: Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman - Season 3, Episode 6 (5 Nov. 1995)47] Fawcett DC 5
Charles Ndoki hero
  S.T.A.R. Corps DC 3
Arlene Owens supporting character scientist
  [attacked by Film Freak with acidic grapefruit] DC 1
Rampage Rampage (Kitty Faulkner) supporting character villain scientist
  [1st app: Superman (vol. 2) #7 (July 1987)] DC 53
S.T.A.R. Labs S.T.A.R. Labs supporting character group scientist
  [1st app: Superman (vol. 1) #246 (Dec. 1971)] DC 98
Doctor Spangler supporting character scientist
  [1st app: Harley Quinn #16 (Mar. 2002)] DC 1
Steel Steel (John Henry Irons) hero
CBR Scale: S Protestant
black; Infinity, Inc....  DC 321
unnamed astronaut supporting character
  [1st app: JLA #10 (Late Sep. 1997)] DC 1
unnamed physicist supporting character scientist
 indeterminate  [1st app: Justice League of America (vol. 2) #27 (Jan. 2009)] DC 1
Zookeeper (Doctor Samuel Register) villain scientist
  [1st app: Teen Titans (vol. 3) #13 (Sep. 2004)] DC 4

S.T.A.R. Labs

This character is in the following 34 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Action Comics (vol. 1) #440 (Oct. 1974): "The Man Who Betrayed Krypton!"
Birds of Prey (vol. 1) #12 (Dec. 1999): "Hellbound Train"
DC Comics Presents #94 (June 1986): "The Challenge of the Volt Lord"
Deathstroke, the Terminator
Genesis #1 (Oct. 1997): "Resonance"
Harley Quinn #16 (Mar. 2002): "Both Sides Now"
The Joker #8 (July-Aug. 1976): "The Scarecrow's Fearsome Face-Off!"
JSA vs. Kobra #5 (Dec. 2009): "Engines of Faith, Part Five: Beating the Grass" (1-panel cameo)
Justice League International (vol. 1) #7 (Nov. 1987): "Justice League... International!"
Justice League of America (vol. 2) #38 (Dec. 2009) (mentioned)
Justice League: Cry for Justice #4 (Dec. 2009): "The Fix" (mentioned)
Magog #2 (Dec. 2009): "Miasma" (mentioned)
The New Teen Titans (vol. 2) #24 (Oct. 1986): "Hell is the Hybrid"
The Outsiders
Outsiders: Five of a Kind - Nightwing/Captain Boomerang #1 (Oct. 2007): "Five of a Kind, Part 1: Grudge Match"
Secret Society of Super-Villains #12 (Jan. 1978): "The Plunder Plan!"
Superman/Batman #1 (Oct. 2003): "World's Finest"
Superman/Batman: Public Enemies (2009)
Teen Titans and Outsiders Secret Files and Origins 2005 (Oct. 2005): "Teen Titans Hunt"
Wonder Woman (vol. 2) #175 (Dec. 2001): "The Witch and the Warrior, Part Two: Girl Frenzy"

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