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A Type K5 star only 68 light-years from Sol, named and sighted as one of the brightest in the night sky by Earth's ancients. Aldebaran is known by its old Earth Bayer classification: Alpha Tauri. It has...
Class-M planet geo-surveyed by the U.S.S. Enterprise on stardate 1672.1, when a transporter malfunction trapped Lt. Sulu's landing party on the surface overnight during freezing cold that left some suffering...
Neutral Zone, Romulan
An area of space between the United Federation of Planets and the Romulan Star Empire that measures approximately one light year and serves as a "buffer" zone. Any incursion into the Romulan Neutral...
A popular mid-22nd century bar and hang-out in Mill Valley, California, especially frequented by Starfleet trainees and officers from facilities in nearby San Francisco. Trip Tucker and Malcolm Reed both...
Oklahoma city located along the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains. In 2151, the Klingon Klaang encountered Farmer Moore after a shuttle crash, making Broken Bow the site of first contact between Klingons...
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.
The Class-M homeworld of the spacefaring, humanoid Denobulan species, the lone planet of the star Denobula Triaxa. It contains only one large continent. Dr. Phlox, who served aboard the Enterprise NX-01...
immunocytic gel worms
Interspecies Medical Exchange
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 made...
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 their...
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 micro-singularities....
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 hijacker....
Planetary system in the Alpha Quadrant. The arctic terrained Rigel X is the site of a trading complex where many species interact, and was the last known location of the Klingon Klaang before he crashed...
Branch of the United Federation of Planets assigned to the exploration of space and the resulting scientific, diplomatic and defensive duties. Starfleet began as an Earth agency dedicated to space exploration....
The location on a starship where artificial gravity is not fully effective. This results in a micro-version of a zero-G environment. The sweet spot is usually about halfway between the grav-generator and...
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 vaccines...
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 plating.
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 native...
According to Dr. Phlox, Denobula has many Kaybin bars, which are often open all night. Phlox informed his friend and colleague Dr. Jeremy Lucas that there were several along the river near Lucas' living...
Vulcan designation for a planet suitable for humanoid life. Upon encountering a new planet in 2152, T'Pol suggested launching automated probes to the surface to ascertain whether or not it was Minshara-class.
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.
Ancient, sacred Vulcan monastery. The 3,000-year-old P'Jem served as a sanctuary for meditation and the ritual purging of emotion known as the "Kolinahr." Andorian commandos took control of the temple...
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 nasty cold.
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 suffered...
Homeworld of the Valakians and the Menk. The Valakians were devastated by a mysterious plague, while the Menk seemed to be immune. Dr. Phlox determined that the Menk would eventually become the dominant...
Alpha Quadrant Federation colony. Space boomer Travis Mayweather was born on the cargo ship Horizon halfway between Vega Colony and the planet Draylax. In 2154, the U.S.S. Enterprise under Capt. Pike...
This location on Risa is good for rock-climbing — the cliff face changes pitch and the hand-holds actually move. Travis Mayweather was eager to try it out, but ended up breaking his leg while climbing.
Alpha Quadrant planet and the homeworld of the Mazarites. In 2152, the Enterprise NX-01 was ordered to pick up Vulcan ambassador V'Lar on Mazar. V'Lar was on a mission to expose corrupt government officials,...
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 took over...
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 contact...
Andorian Mining Consortium
The bleak, barely habitable Class-M world where a colony of more than 1,000 Xindi-Primates and Xindi-Arboreals work to build the Xindi superweapon,. An outer defense perimeter protects the project. Project...
A tiny island in Earth's South Pacific Ocean, made infamous in the 1950s by the United States' testing of atomic bombs nearby (and its subsequent status as namesake of a revealing women's two-piece swimsuit)....
A G-type star within the Delphic Expanse in the Xindi region, orbited by six planets and hundreds of moons. Discovered by the NX-01 using a marked shipment of Xindi kemocite, it is the system where Degra's...
A region of space almost 2000 light-years across. Sometimes likened to Earth's "Bermuda Triangle," the Expanse is home to many strange anomalies and dangerous species — sometimes even the laws of physics...
A beautiful Class-M planet known for its long, thousand-kilometer beaches, perhaps in the Delphic Expanse region — unless it too is part of Archer's Degra ruse. Degra seems unaware of this world, which...
Regulan Blood Worms
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 given an...
The MACOs use these transceivers implanted below the skin for instantenous and covert communications among individuals for greater unit cohesiveness. Phlox and Archer adapt them for the captain's external...
Aldebaran mud leeches
Water-dwelling creatures which can grow to at least six-inches long and whose secretions act as a natural sedative — at least for humans. Dr. Phlox offers the option to Trip Tucker for his upset stomach.
The organizational term for Earth Starfleet's highest administrative panel in the mid-22nd century, which includes Admiral Forrest. After a few days of non-response to treatment for the mutiphasic parasites...
Hoshi Sato's favorite pizza parlor, located on Fountain Street in San Francisco. The lonely alien exile Tarquin tries to woo her by recreating the recipe, and others, after finding them in her memories.
Aboard the Sickbay facilites on the NX-class starship, this chamber is the self-contained system used to view whole bodies for intense scanning within a cylinder, built into the bulkhead. A gurney on a...
Substance that has many applications, depending on the level of refinement. It was one of the key components in the Xindi weapon and was produced at a Xindi-Arboreal facility led by Gralik Durr.
A posture of the Vulcan neuro-pressure discipline in which the fingers are applied pointedly just at the back of the jawline, below the ears. A practiced, slow breathing routine and relaxed jaw are essential.