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Star Trek: The Animated Series Synopsis
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Star Trek: The Animated Series premiered in 1973 as a Saturday morning cartoon - four years after The Original Series' final season.  The series' 22 episodes featured characters voiced by...

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Star Trek: The Original Series Synopsis
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The original Star Trek series focuses on the 23rd century adventures of Captain James T. Kirk and the U.S.S. Enterprise (NCC-1701), a powerful interstellar spacecraft dispatched by Earth-based...

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Where No Man Has Gone Before
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Some years before this second pilot, the S.S. Valiant had encountered a unknown energy barrier at the rim of the galaxy. Something had then made its captain destroy his ship. The U.S.S....

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Mudd's Women
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The U.S.S. Enterprise pursues an unknown ship into an asteroid belt to save its crew before it's destroyed. The four people aboard are beamed on to the U.S.S. Enterprise; former nemesis Harry Mudd...

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Antiproton Chamber
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Technology used by Starfleet personnel during the mid 23rd century to re-knit DNA strands. The chamber was used by Dr. Nambue on Michael Burnham following her exploration of the Klingon artifact.

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Vulcan Hello, The
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While patrolling Federation space, the U.S.S. Shenzhou encounters an object of unknown origin, putting First Officer Michael Burnham to her greatest test yet.

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Corbomite Maneuver, The
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While exploring an uncharted region of space, the U.S.S. Enterprise comes upon an alien space buoy which is cube-shaped and spins, warning ships away and blocking the starship's path. Kirk's...

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Man Trap, The
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The U.S.S. Enterprise arrives at planet M-113 to deliver supplies to Dr. Robert Crater and his wife, Nancy, whom Doctor Leonard McCoy was once romantically involved with. M-113 is home to the...

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Charlie X
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Charles Evans, the lone survivor of a crashed colonizing expedition to the planet Thasus, comes aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise from the S.S. Antares. But when the Antares' Captain Ramart contacts...

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Enemy Within, The
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While orbiting the planet Alfa 177, the U.S.S. Enterprise experiences a transporter malfunction when Technician Fisher is beamed up from the planet with some magnetic ore on his clothing. Scotty...

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Vulcan nerve pinch
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A Vulcan technique that applies pressure to the base of the neck, immediately rendering the subject unconscious but ultimately unharmed. The technique seems to work on most humanoid species,...

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Naked Time, The
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Spock and Joe Tormolen beam down to planet Psi 2000 to pick up a research party before the planet disintegrates. They find everyone has died, frozen when life support was turned off. Even...

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Balance of Terror
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The marriage of Angela Martine and Robert Tomlinson is interrupted when a Romulan bird-of-prey attacks and destroys Outpost 4, which guards the Neutral Zone between Federation and Romulan space....

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Squire of Gothos, The
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The U.S.S. Enterprise must cross an empty sector of space on their way to deliver supplies to colony Beta VI. In this space, they find an uncharted planet whose presence can't be explained. After...

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2151
Altarian marsupial
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One of the creatures in Dr. Phlox's menagerie of organisms. Its droppings contain the greatest concentration of regenerative enzymes in the known universe.

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Broken Bow
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In the nine decades following Zefram Cochrane's visionary warp flight in space and the First Contact that followed, the human race has been slowly guided by the Vulcans toward developing the Warp...

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Chloraxine
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At least one of the Axanar crew discovered by the Enterprise NX-01 was killed using this chemical compound, which is lethal in sufficient doses.

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Civilization
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Excitement is brewing onboard Enterprise as the starship enters orbit of a Minshara-class planet with 500 million lifeforms. Visual and acoustic scans reveal a pre-industrial society called the...

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Cold Front
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Enterprise navigates into a stellar nursery hoping to make contact with some of the alien vessels detected among the colorful gases and protostars. Finding a transport vessel escorting a group of...

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Decon-Gel
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A medicinal gel applied to the skin before returning to a sterile environment. Decon-gel is applied in the decontamination chamber, and there are various forms to combat various infectious agents.

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Fight or Flight
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Two weeks into their first mission of deep space exploration, the Enterprise crew is still breaking in their ship and itching for first contact with another civilization. Captain Archer hears...

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immunocytic gel worms
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Part of the menagerie of life forms Dr. Phlox keeps onboard the Enterprise for medicinal purposes.

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Interspecies Medical Exchange
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Vulcan-initiated program that facilitates the exchange of knowledge among physicians of many different species. Dr. Phlox served in the program prior to joining the crew of Enterprise. Phlox also...

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methyloxide
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Lorillian children are born able to breathe only this particular gas. There is not enough methyloxide in certain atmospheres where Lorillians live (Rigel X, for example), so Lorillian mothers wean...

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micro-singularity
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Astrophysical phenomenon. Captain Archer believed micro-singularities were a Vulcan myth. In 2151, Enterprise NX-01 detected unusually charged particles that T'Pol considered evidence of...

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osmotic eel
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Part of Dr. Phlox's medically useful menagerie onboard the Enterprise NX-01. The osmotic eel is good for cauterizing wounds.

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Pyrithian bat
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Perhaps the most notorious of Dr. Phlox's menagerie of medically useful creatures is this species specimen, a female; its fluttery, chaotic escape once helped him distract and defeat a Triannon...

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Shuttlepod One
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Commander Tucker and Lt. Reed have been on a mission to test the targeting scanners on Shuttlepod 1, requiring them to fly the craft at least 20,000 kilometers from Enterprise. During their trials...

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Silent Enemy
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The Enterprise crew is in the process of deploying the second in a series of subspace amplifiers that will allow better communications with home, when an unidentified ship drops out of warp....

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Star Trek: Enterprise Synopsis
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Star Trek: Enterprise (ENT) focuses on the 22nd century adventures of Captain Jonathan Archer aboard the Enterprise NX-01 during the early days of interstellar travel.  The NX designation...

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triglobulin
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Substance released into the bloodstream by the zymuth gland in the Axanar species. This substance is much like human lymphatic fluid and is sometimes harvested by other species for such things as...

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zymuth gland
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This gland is located in the neck of the Axanar species. The zymuth gland releases triglobulin into the bloodstream. Several Axanar were killed and their triglobulin was harvested by an unknown...

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Acquisition
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When the entire crew is rendered unconscious, a quartet of large-eared, bickering thieves invades Enterprise. These plunderers, the Ferengi, are determined to make off with everything that's not...

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Andorian Incident, The
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As Enterprise warps through the depths of space, Captain Archer decides to take the opportunity to visit a nearby ancient Vulcan monastery called P'Jem, a sanctuary for meditation and "Kolinahr,"...

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Bore Worm
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According to Malcolm Reed and Hoshi Sato, this insect lays its eggs in the ear of a humanoid host.

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Breaking the Ice
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The Enterprise crew is thrilled to encounter the biggest comet humans have ever seen, one that's 82.6 kilometers in diameter with a spectacular tail. Learning the comet contains large quantities...

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Dear Doctor
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Now that the Enterprise crew is communicating regularly with Earth, Hoshi observes that Dr. Phlox is getting more letters from home than anyone else. Phlox has been corresponding with a human...

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Dermal Plating
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Anatomical attribute of the Xyrillians. For this species, dermal plating serves as a mood sensory organ. The Xyrillian engineer Ah'len was surprised to see that Trip Tucker did not have dermal...

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Digger
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The Novan colonists hunted these scaly, beetle-like creatures. They used them for food and sometimes used the bones as musical instruments. The term "digger" can also be used as an insult.

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Drayjin
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These boar-like creatures were hunted by the Eskans for sport and food on the rogue planet. It is unclear if the Drayjin is an actual lifeform, or if this is how the Eskans saw the rogue planet's...

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eisilium
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Mass quantities of this rare mineral were discovered inside the comet encountered by the Enterprise NX-01 in 2151.

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fire wolves
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Animals found on the rogue planet. It is unclear as to whether this is an actual species, or merely how the native shapeshifter species appears to the Eskan hunters.

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Fortunate Son
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Sent by Admiral Forrest to respond to an automated distress call, Enterprise intercepts the Earth cargo freighter Fortunate and finds it badly damaged and not responding to hails. Captain Archer...

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Fusion
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En route to exploring the Arachnid Nebula, the crew of Enterprise NX-01 is hailed by a civilian Vulcan ship. The ship's captain, Tavin, reveals that his vessel is in need of repairs. Archer offers...

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Kamaraazite flu
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Severe symptoms characterize this nasty viral infection. Dr. Phlox once had a patient afflicted with Kamaraazite flu who sneezed so violently he almost regurgitates his pineal gland.

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mirazine
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Pharmaceutical that reduces decompression time. When Trip Tucker returned from the Xyrillian vessel, Dr. Phlox gave him 40 miligrams of mirazine to cut the normal six-hour decompression time in half.

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niaxilin
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This drug is used to separate mating Denobulans, should they become too vigorous. Dr. Phlox explained this to his human friend Dr. Lucas, as Dr. Lucas was serving on Denobula.

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Oasis
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Archer, Tucker and T'Pol partake in a spicy dinner with an exotic alien trader named D'Marr, discussing with him their needs for raw materials to patch up Enterprise. In exchange for a few...

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polycocyx astris
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This virulent species of space-dwelling microbe is found inside grains of interstellar dust. It can drift in a dormant state for millions of years before infecting a host and causing a rather...

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priaxate
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Dr. Phlox prescribed this medication to the Valakians in order to ease the symptoms of the disease the species suffered from.

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Rogue Planet
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Captain Archer is eager to investigate the dark surface of a "rogue" planet — one that has broken out of its orbit. Due to hot gas venting from the planet's interior, small oases have...

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Shadows of P'Jem
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Admiral Forrest learns from Ambassador Soval that the sacred Vulcan monastery at P'Jem has been destroyed, a result of Captain Archer's discovery of a surveillance station beneath the sanctuary...

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Sleeping Dogs
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Hoshi's target practice with Reed is interrupted when Enterprise drops out of warp to investigate a Class-9 gas giant. A probe is launched into the planet's massive atmosphere and to the crew's...

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Strange New World
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The infinite blackness of space is interrupted for the Enterprise crew by the discovery of a beautiful new world — a natural Eden of unexplored mountains, rivers, wildflower fields and...

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sun viper
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A predatory bird species of the Skagaran colony world desert near the human settlements.

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Teneebian skunk
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One of these mammalian life forms lived onboard the cargo ship Fortunate as a pet for the children.

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Terra Nova
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Over 75 years ago the spaceship Conestoga left Earth on a nine-year one-way mission to establish the first human colony outside the solar system, called Terra Nova. The colony thrived on their...

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trifluorinate
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Dental sealant that prevents tooth decay. T'Pol developed a cavity in one of her tricuspids, despite having her teeth treated with trifluorinate 23 years prior.

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tropolisine
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Natural psychotropic compound. Tropolisine is found in the flower pollen of a planet encountered by Enterprise NX-01 in 2151. Strong winds caused it to take effect on the visiting crewmembers, who...

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Unexpected
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A rash of odd malfunctions are afflicting the Enterprise NX-01, such as a gravity outage while Captain Archer is showering. Chief Engineer Tucker determines that the ship's plasma exhaust flow is...

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Carbon Creek
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Celebrating T'Pol's first full year with the Enterprise crew over dinner, Archer asks why her record states that she once took a five-day leave to visit an old Pennsylvania mining town called...

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Catwalk
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As Captain Archer prepares to lead a survey team to an uninhabited planet, Enterprise is suddenly hailed by a trio of aliens seeking refuge. The aliens warn Archer that a deadly neutronic...

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Desert Crossing
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After a brief detour, Enterprise and its crew are back on their way to famed pleasure planet Risa. Everyone is eagerly anticipating a long overdue shore leave ... until they pick up a distress...

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Fallen Hero
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After ten months without a break, T'Pol notes efficiency onboard Enterprise is down three percent, and suggests a shore leave on the nearby tropical planet of Risa. Archer and Trip agree...

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Precious Cargo
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The Enterprise crew has visitors — two Retellian cargo pilots, Firek Goff and Firek Plinn, need help repairing their life support systems. The pair explains that they have been hired to...

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Singularity
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Enterprise has dropped to impulse in order to get a closer look at a black hole that's part of a trinary star system. As it will take them two days to get there, the crew has time for personal...

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Teracaq
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Zobral roasted one of these life forms for dinner guests Trip and Archer.

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Two Days and Two Nights
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Finally arriving at planet Risa, the weary Enterprise crew eagerly embarks on a long overdue shore leave on the tropical paradise for two days and two nights. As some of the crew needs to stay...

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Canamar
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Upon leaving the Enolian homeworld, Archer and Trip are mistakenly identified as smugglers and arrested. The two men are placed on a prison transport headed for the penal colony known as Canamar....

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Cease Fire
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The Andorians and the Vulcans are locked in battle over a small planet, situated on the frontier between their two systems. Both sides claim that it belongs to them — the Andorians refer to...

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Communicator, the
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Upon returning from a research mission to a pre-warp alien planet, Reed discovers that his communicator is missing. After an extensive search, he realizes that he must have lost it somewhere on...

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Crossing, The
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Enterprise encounters a large, otherworldly vessel unlike any the crew has seen before. They try to make contact with it, but to no avail. Suddenly, a large portal opens and the ship "swallows"...

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Dawn
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Trip is alone on a test mission aboard Shuttlepod One, trying out the latest autopilot upgrades. Suddenly, he is fired upon by an alien ship and must make an emergency landing on a nearby moon....

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Dead Stop
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After the incident in the Romulan minefield, Enterprise is in need of repairs. Archer sends out a general distress call, and receives a jumbled response from a Tellarite freighter, containing the...

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Detained
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Disoriented, Mayweather slowly awakens to find himself and the unconscious Archer inside a dilapidated prison cell, with no idea where they are or how they got there. Trying the cell door,...

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Future Tense
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When the Enterprise crew discovers a mysterious, futuristic vessel adrift in space, Captain Archer orders it brought onboard for further investigation. Inside the craft, the crew is shocked to...

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Judgment
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On Narendra III, Archer stands before a Klingon court magistrate and a crowd of blood-thirsty Klingons. The captain is charged with conspiring against the Klingon Empire, and will stand trial. He...

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Marauders
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With Enterprise's deuterium reserves running low, Archer and the crew visit a small mining colony in hopes of replenishing their supply. The alien colonists, however, claim that they can't spare...

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Minefield
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Archer invites Reed to breakfast, hoping to become better acquainted with his armory officer. Reed, however, seems reluctant to discuss anything other than work. Just as Archer's getting...

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Neethian cradlefish
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Invertebrate creature. Some of its appendages can survive independently after being severed from the main body. Other creatures of this ilk include the earthworm and the symbiotic organism that...

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Night in Sickbay, A
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Having managed to offend the Kreetassans yet again while negotiating for a much-needed plasma injector, Archer returns to Enterprise frustrated. Things get even worse when he learns that Porthos...

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Seventh, The
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When T'Pol is assigned a secret mission by the Vulcan High Command, she asks Archer to accompany her. The captain is surprised by her request, but agrees — especially when T'Pol reveals that...

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Shockwave, Part I
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Eager to visit the deep-space colony of a race called the Paraagans, Captain Archer leads an away team toward the surface of an alien planet. While piloting the shuttlepod into the atmosphere,...

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Shockwave, Part II
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Silik and his Suliban soldiers board Enterprise to search the ship for Captain Archer, who T'Pol insists disappeared when he left to give himself up. Meanwhile, Archer is stuck in the 31st century...

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Stigma
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As Enterprise enters the orbit of Dekendi III, Dr. Phlox prepares to attend the Interspecies Medical Exchange conference. He's also looking forward to being reunited with one of his wives, Feezal,...

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tetrazine
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Volatile gaseous element. Tetrazine was found in the atmospher of the Paraagan mining colony planet. Enterprise's shuttle plasma exhaust appeared to ignite the tetrazine in the atmosphere,...

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Vanishing Point
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Hoshi and Trip are surveying some primitive alien ruins, taking pictures and discussing what might have happened to the people who used to inhabit the planet. Suddenly, Archer contacts them and...

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Vox Sola
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Following an extremely awkward first contact meal with an alien race known as the Kreetassans, Archer struggles to learn what offended his strange guests, while Hoshi works frantically to decipher...

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2153
ammonium sulfide
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A noxious compound. As the byproduct of the trans-dimensional disturbance generated by the intersection of anomlay waves emitted by two or more Delphic Expanse Spheres, it penetrates the hull upon...

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Andorian Mining Consortium
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A bogus entity created by Shran as his contractor — part of a ruse to Degra while secretly making detailed scans of the Xindi test weapon at Calindra.

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Archerite
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A bogus ore Shran comes up with, "named" for the NX-01's captain, while stalling Degra long enough to complete detailed scans of the Xindi test weapon.

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Bounty
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The crew of the Enterprise encounters Skalaar, a Tellarite who offers to give them a tour of a nearby planet. As it turns out, Skalaar is actually a bounty hunter who kidnaps Archer, planning to...

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Expanse, The
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An alien probe unleashes an assault upon Earth. Enterprise is recalled, and along the way home Captain Archer acquires information that the perpetrators come from a mysterious region of space...

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Harbinger
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As Enterprise heads for the red giant star that Archer believes to be the location of the Xindi weapon, the ship encounters a massive spatial distortion. They discover a small craft within the...

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Horizon
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Enterprise reverses course to investigate a geological phenomenon — a planet that's about to be covered with erupting volcanoes. The course change will take the ship near the E.C.S. Horizon,...

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Proving Ground
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When Hoshi identifies a signal that matches the kemocite Archer planted on a Xindi ship, the captain realizes that this could lead Enterprise closer to the Xindi weapon. He orders T'Pol to set a...

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Regeneration
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An arctic research team on Earth discovers debris from an alien vessel, nearly a century old, buried in a glacier along with the bodies of two cybernetically enhanced humanoids. Once those beings...

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Regulan Blood Worms
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These creatures are very useful for filtering toxins from humanoids. Dr. Phlox carries a supply onboard Enterprise NX-01, but he prefers the fresh ones from Regulus. When Travis Mayweather was...

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snow beetle
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A food or treat enjoyed by Dr. Phlox's Pyrithian bat, whose diet is composed solely of live creatures.

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Stratagem
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Upon returning to the Xindi weapon test site, the crew of Enterprise detects a Xindi ship in the area. They attack and board the ship, taking its occupants prisoner. Among the prisoners is Degra,...

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